University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Os02-013. Photo from an album (UoB reference Os02) kept in the School of Oriental and African Studies Archives, London (SOAS reference MS 380 876/2). The Palace Hotel (now The Swatch Art Peace Hotel) was built on the site of the Central Hotel.
Central Hotel, Bund, Shanghai, c.1890s
Black and white photograph
Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library, University of London