Ephgrave, Jack Collection
John (“Jack”) William Ephgrave (1914-1979) was born in Shanghai. He began work aged fifteen as an apprentice in the printing department of British American Tobacco’s China operation, the British Cigarette Company (BCC) and was later employed in its subsidiary Capital Lithographers Limited. Ephgrave took many of the photographs in the years 1929-34. Only twelve images currently online from this collection. HPC refs: Ep01 and Ep02.