Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: OH01-115.
Oliver Heywood Hulme is the man in the top row, on the right. Born in Manchester in 1882, Oliver Heywood Hulme was briefly employed by the Chinese Maritime Customs Service from 1905 to 1906 before moving to the postal service in China. He served in post offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Taiyuan, Nanjing, Anqing and Wuhan before being transferred back to Beijing and appointed secretary of the Chinese post office’s audit department.



Estimated date
1905-1915
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph