University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: JC-s196. Stereoview published by Underwood & Underwood. Photograph by James A. Ricalton. In the background are two 'baby towers' - and beyond, a gate and city walls. Unwanted babies, or the bodies of dead babies whose parents were too poor to bury the deceased baby, could be abandoned at a Baby Tower. See JC-s198.
Sheep grazing in a cemetery outside Tianjin