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View of a long steam boat on a river. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1937 (17th January)
- Length: 11.8 centimetres
- Width: 18.4 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "ICHUNG, HANKOW, HANGCHOW, SHANGHAI 1937 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Original description: "SS "IO-YANG-MARU" 1,900 Tons, 15 knots per hr. built by Andrew C. Mauchan. Shanghai. 17-I-37." [manuscript note on print border].
Cataloguer's comment: Album contains 91 photographs. Main themes of album: River scenes including boats and settlements beside rivers, indigenous people and settlements, street scenes, temples and religious structures. Albums Af,A8 to Af,A30 and Af,A32 to Af,A33 belong to the same series. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.
Album bound in full leather. Good condition.
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF2705
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