Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Bi-s162. This photograph was in an album that had belonged to Leslie Reginald Frederick Shrimpton RN (1910-1964). L.R.F. Shrimpton served on HMS Falcon, in China waters from 1937 to 1939. Banner made by the France, Belgium and Switzerland Return Students Association (L'Association des Etudiants Chinois de Retour de FBS). Sign on the window of the Return Students Association building, in French: BUFFET & BILLIARD. Sign on the window in Chinese: Cold drinks Coffee. The banner slogan reads 'Mobilize the power of the masses to defend Wuhan'.



Location
Estimated date
1938
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph