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Two adults paddling a boat up to a slip-way or jetty. Mountains across sea in background. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1937 (3rd January)
- Made in: Hong Kong
- (Asia,China,Hong Kong)
- Length: 11.99 centimetres
- Width: 18.34 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "LONDON - NAIROBI SAN FRANCISCO - LUZON HONGKONG - SHANGHAI 1935 - 37 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Front end pages: "O 1 - 22 CE 1 - 32 C 1 - 29" [manuscript note]. Original description: "Sampam towing Douglas Dolphin to jetty. Hong Kong. 7.20am. 3-I-37." [manuscript note on print border].
Cataloguer's comment: Album contains 85 photographs. Main themes of album: Travel by aeroplane from England to northeast and east Africa, from San Francisco to islands in the North Pacific Ocean, the Philippines, Hong Kong and China. Showing aeroplanes, views from aeroplanes and of aerodromes, indigenous people and settlements in the Philippines, settlements in and boats off Hong Kong and China. Albums Af,A8 to Af,A27 and Af,A29 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: EPF2445
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