Peking, Pechili Province, China: a nightwatchman. Photograph by John Thomson, 1869.
- Thomson, J. (John), 1837-1921
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A man, wearing a shaggy coat and hat, striking an attitude of calling out while hitting a wooden block [sounding-board?] with a baton. Taken out of doors. The same as Thomson's negative number 688a, probably one half of a stereo pair
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