Notes

University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: WS01-060. "Likin" refers to internal transit tax - a tax on goods moving within China. According to the caption, the tax office was set on fire by "Imperialists", i.e. by, or on behalf of, the Qing army.

Caption on mount
Likin offices near Railway station fired by Imperialists.


Location
Date
October 1911
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph