Notes

Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv36. Views in China. An album presented by Edward Bangs Drew to his wife Anna Davis Drew.

General note: Title from album caption.
Inscription: Inscribed on verso: Foochow west, 194.
Provenance: Purchased from Lucy Drew, 1949.
Subject: Connected by bridge to Fuzhou, Nantai island on the Min River was a foreign settlement and trading center established when Fuzhou was made a treaty port after the Opium War of 1840-1842.

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Location
Estimated date
1876 or 1877
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Harvard-Yenching Library, USA