University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: LP01-44. No caption in the album for this photograph, in an album owned by Revd. Sydney Smith and Mrs Katherine Smith (née Lane), who worked for the Baptist Missionary Society (BMS). Probably Shansi (Shanxi) province. See LP01-62 (same preaching tent). Rough translation of the sign on the preaching tent: Baptists welcome visitors.
People gathered around a Baptist gospel preaching tent
Black and white photograph