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
A view across the river to the giant buddha statueat Chiating (Jiading) 嘉定 (now Leshan 樂山), Szechuan (Sichuan) 四川.
19 January 1945
Black and white photograph