Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv35. Edward Bangs Drew album of carte-de-visite portraits. Provenance: Purchased from Lucy Drew, 1949. General note: Title from album caption. Date from caption card. Access to original photographs and albums in the Edward Bangs Drew Collection is restricted. Photographs and images from the collection may be reproduced only with written permission. Contact the Harvard-Yenching Library for permissions and fees. Further information about the library and the ‘Edward Bangs Drew Chinese Maritime Customs Service Photographs’: http://hcl.harvard.edu/collections/digital_collections/edward_bangs_drew.cfm. This photograph was taken from the Huangpu River. Custom House staff are gathered in front of the building. See DH-s134.
Old Shanghai custom house
Black and white photograph