Notes

Historical Photographs of China reference for this set: Nh01. Szechuan (Sichuan) Province 四川省.

A group of National Szechuan University (Guo li si chuan da xue
國立四川大學) professors, including Fang Wen-Pei (Fang Wenpei 方文培) (right),
discussing Daoism at Wangchianglou (Wang jiang lou) 望江樓 teahouse,
Chengtu (Chengdu) 成都

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Caption on mount
Szechuan Ta folk incl. Fang Wen-Pei. Chengtu, Scientists discussing Taoism with Acting President Shang Hsien-Chiao (extreme left) at the Wangchianglou Teahouse, Dr Fang Wen-Pei (extreme right).


Location
Estimated date
10 April 1943 - 13 April 1943
Photographer
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Needham Research Institute, Cambridge