Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: WC01-236.  Party en route for The Tomb of the Princess Fuhui (Gongzhufen), also known as the Tomb of Foshou Gongzhu ("Imperial Maiden with the Buddha Hand"), the place called Erzha ("Second Lock"), in the suburbs of Peking (Beijing).  Wooden sledges (paizi, pai-tzu) with iron runners extending behind, propelled by a man with a spiked pole thrust backwards between his legs against the ice. See WC01-237 and WC01-238.

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