Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv35. Edward Bangs Drew album of carte-de-visite portraits.
Subject: James Smith served in the Chinese Maritime Customs Service from 1876-1917, achieving promotion to commissioner in 1908.
General note: Title from album caption.
Provenance: Purchased from Lucy Drew, 1949.
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