Notes

Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv37. Edward Bangs Drew family album of photographs of China. Grave of the first wife of Walter Caine Hillier of the British consular service. General note: Title from album caption. Provenance: Purchased from Lucy Drew, 1949. This is the grave of Lydie Alston Hole (1855-1878). Lydie Alston Hole was the first wife of Walter Hillier, whom she married on 18 October 1877. She died in childbirth on 3 December 1878 in Shanghai. 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. See Hi-s025.

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Location
Estimated date
1878
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Harvard-Yenching Library, USA