University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: BS-s07. Copyrighted image reproduced here with the permission of Teesside Archives. Teesside Archives (Exchange Square, Middlesbrough TS1 1DB, United Kingdom) own the original image. British Steel Archive Project (British Steel Collection) reference number 1829. Sassoon House (formerly The Cathay Hotel, now The Peace Hotel). On the left: The Palace Hotel. On the right: Club Concordia (or German Club). Statue of Sir Harry Smith Parkes (1828-1885), British diplomat. See BS-s26 (which is a detail/extract of BS-s07).
Sassoon House (The Cathay Hotel) under construction, Shanghai, January 1928
Friday 13 January 1928
Black and white photograph