University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: BS-s26. Copyrighted image reproduced here with the permission of Teesside Archives. Teesside Archives (Exchange Square, Middlesbrough TS1 1DB, United Kingdom) own the original image. BS-s26 is a detail/extract of BS-s07 (British Steel Archive Project/British Steel Collection reference number 1829). Sassoon House (formerly The Cathay Hotel, now The Peace Hotel) under construction. Notice board: "INSTALLATION OF ELECTRIC LIGHT POWER & DOMESTIC SUPPLY / INNIS & RIDDLE (CHINA) LTD". Notice board: "SASSOON HOUSE / SIN JIN KEE & CO/ GENERAL BUILDING CONTRACTORS". Also advertisement posters, road sign "(PLEASE DO NOT STAND […]", etc. See BS-s07 and Ri-d01.
Contractor’s notice boards at Sassoon House (The Cathay Hotel) during its construction, Shanghai, January 1928
Friday 13 January 1928
Black and white photograph