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China Photograph Albums
Bernath Mss 99  
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: China Photograph Albums,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1905-1907
    Collection Number: Bernath Mss 99
    Extent: .6 linear feet (2 oversize boxes)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur Oversize
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    China Photograph Albums. Bernath Mss 99. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchase, 2003.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Three lacquer albums, ca. 1905-1907, containing 224 b/w photographs, few with captions. Mainly snapshots taken by German soldier(s) stationed in China, including areas such as Tsingtau [Qingdao], with images of individual soldiers and groups, troops on the march, boats, harbors, train, coast, laying of [telephone?] lines, Chinese in uniform, street scenes, portraits of Chinese, countryside, buildings, temples, and monuments.