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Four small boats with roof coverings, paddles attached to sides of boats. Small boats moored next to a large boat which has a life-raft suspended above deck. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1937 (7th January)
- Length: 11.8 centimetres
- Width: 18.34 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "ICHUNG, HANKOW, HANGCHOW, SHANGHAI 1937 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Original description: "LIfe on the Yangtse at Ichung. 5 pm. 7-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. Geography: Ichung not found in National Geographic Atlas of the World, sixth edition, 1990. May be Yichang. H. Cornwall-Jones, 27/03/1996. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.
Album bound in full leather. Good condition.
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Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF2631
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