Notes

Historical Photographs of China reference for this set: Nh19. Ytang - Leshan 樂山 and Emei Shan 峨眉山. A view across the river to the giant buddha statue at Chiating (Jiading) 嘉定 (now Leshan 樂山), Szechuan (Sichuan) 四川. Photograph from Tang Yao 唐燿. Photographs from the collection may be reproduced only with written permission. For permissions, contact the Librarian, East Asian History of Science Library, Needham Research Institute. Further information about the library and the ‘Joseph Needham Photographs – Wartime China, 1943-1946’: http://www.nri.cam.ac.uk/JN_wartime_photos/home.htm

Caption on mount
Image of Big Buddha, Kiating.


Location
Estimated date
19 January 1945
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph