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Foochow, Fukien province, China. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, ca. 1870.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1981

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Description

Hay-stacks built around the trunks of tall spindly trees, pollarded especially for this purpose [?]. A cart track in front of the trees leads to a house in the distance

Lettering

Hay-stacks, Foochow

Publication/Creation

1981

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint : stereograph

Notes

This is one of a collection of same-size contact prints made, in 1981, from John Thomson's original negatives. The glass negatives, made between 1868 and 1872, were purchased from Thomson by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1921 and are now in the Wellcome Institute Library

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 19433i



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Credit

Foochow, Fukien province, China. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, ca. 1870. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Public Domain


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