Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Os03-075. Photo from an album (UoB reference Os03) kept in the School of Oriental and African Studies Archives, London (SOAS reference MS 380 876/3). Tiffin = lunch. Kuliang (Gulian) was then a hill resort near Foochow (Fuzhou). G. Siemssen. The Spanish employee of the Chinese Customs Service, philatelist, photographer and later businessman, Juan Mencarini Pierotti (1860-1929) is standing on the left in the front, in the darker suit. Georg Theodor Siemssen (1816-1886), the man with a trimmed moustache, wearing a white suit, is sitting to the left of Mencarini.

Caption on mount
Tiffin party at Siemssen’s Bungalow Kuliang Dec 1892


Location
Date
December 1892
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library, University of London