Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: FD-s032.

Caption on photograph
Old Cypress tree in the Temple of Earth, Peking. The ancient cypresses in the Temples of Sun & Moon in Peking are being cut down & the timber sold to pay part of the arrears of salaries due in the Ministry of Interior.


Location
Estimated date
1915
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph