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Kiukiang, Kiangsi province, China. Photograph by John Thomson, ca. 1870.

  • Thomson, J. (John), 1837-1921
Date:
1870
Reference:
19412i
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Description

Colonial buildings on a quayside. Decking in the centre with a capstan in the foreground. A derrick in the distance, to the right hand side

Publication/Creation

1870

Physical description

1 photograph : glass photonegative, wet collodion : stereograph

Lettering

Kiu Kiang China

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

Lettering note

Bears Thomson's negative number: "582"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 19412i

Languages

  • English


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