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Foliage at nem-Kong, Formosa (Taiwan). Photograph by John Thomson, 1871.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1871
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Publication/Creation

1871.

Physical description

1 photograph : glass photonegative, wet collodion ; glass approximately 30.5 x 25.5 cm (12 x 10 in.)

Lettering

Nem Kong foliage. Nem Kong-a-nah, Formosa, 1871

Notes

This is one of a collection of original glass negatives made by John Thomson. The negatives, made between 1868 and 1872, were purchased from Thomson by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1921
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Reference

Wellcome Library no. 18686i

Lettering note

Bears Thomson's negative number: "28"

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  • English

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