Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Sw01-009. G W Swire referenced each negative in this album with the prefix A written in white ink. This negative is referenced A5. The album itself has also been archived at some stage with the reference P2/II.
Newchwang I (??, 1877-1912).
Beancake was soya pulp, pressed into cakes and used as fertiliser to grow fruit and vegetables.

Caption on mount
Album cover: China Northern Ports B&S (Butterfield & Swire) Album index: Folio (Sleeve) 5, two negatives: Shansi & Newchwang classes


Estimated date
1906-1907
Photographer
Material
Negative
Media
Black and white photograph