Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Bi-s013. Left to right: Sir Albert Vickers (1838-1919); Sigmund Loewe; an unidentified Chinese man; Li Hongzhang (李鸿章; Li Hung-chang; Li Huang Chang) (1823-1901), the Chinese Minister; Sir Hiram Maxim (1840-1916). Photograph taken at Pinner, northwest London, England, UK.

Caption on photograph
The Chinese Minister and a member of his staff at Sigmund Loewe's country house. Loewe himself is at the back and Sir Hiram Maxim is on the far right. / Photograph of 1896 / Maxim Gun chops down a tree by firing bullets through its trunk (a "delightful pastime"!) / Front page of Times Literary Supplement 9th August 1963 (Review of JD Scott's book).


Location
Date
1896
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph