Historical Photographs of China reference for this set: Nh04. Southwest Journey 西南之旅.
A bird carving atop the corner of a compound wall,
possibly that of the Yunnan Geological and Mineralogical Survey (Yun
nan sheng di zhi kuang chan diao cha suo 雲南省地質礦產調查所) at Tapuchi
(Dapuji) 大普集, Kunming 昆明
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