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Lovatt, William Nelson. Photographs of China [graphic] /
BANC PIC 1963.029--ALB; BANC PIC 1963.029--ALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Photographs of China

Creator/Contributor:

Lovatt, William Nelson., creator

Abstract:

Albums include views from trips to Shanghai (1880s-1900s), Peking, Hang Kow[?], environs of Kun Kuang[?], Yangtze River and other locations. Depicted are streets, parks, palaces, walls, temples, social events, western style banquets, antiquities, tombs, etc. Portraits, including a group portrait of customs staff, are also included.

Date:

ca. 1869-ca. 1903 (issued)

Subject:

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Temples -- China -- Pictorial works
Tombs -- China -- Photographs
Shanghai (China) -- Pictorial works
Beijing (China) -- Pictorial works
Yangtze River (China) -- Pictorial works
China -- Pictorial works
China -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works

Note:

collected by William Nelson Lovatt.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Lovatt served in the British Royal Artillery and subsequently worked in British customs and as a drill instructor for Chinese troops.
Transferred from the Journals of William Nelson Lovatt (BANC MSS Z-Z 154)

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
4 albums (214 photographic prints) : some albumen ; 38 x 28 cm. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1963.029--ALB
BANC PIC 1963.029--ALB

Origin:

China

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Journals of William Nelson Lovatt : Lovatt, William Nelson.