Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: BL01-06. The Bund had been decorated to welcome the Duke and Duchess of Connaught to Shanghai on 8 April 1890. The banner reads: "GOD BLESS OUR NOBLE GUESTS". Buildings from left to right: Hongkong and Shanghai Bank (No. 12 The Bund) ; Imperial Maritime Customs House (No. 13 The Bund); and the Chartered Mercantile Bank.

Caption on mount
Hongkong and Shanghai Bank. Custom House, and Chartered Mercantile Bank.


Location
Date
Tuesday 8 April 1890
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph