Location

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ID

PhotoDS709-T5-Vol-4-21

Department

Special Collections - Rare Books

Descriptive titles

View of the Central Street in the Chinese quarter of Peking.

Description

Town of closely packed houses, multi-storied and with balconies; vendors, beggars and covered pony carts in street. Wide partly paved street crossing a bridge over a dry moat; central section better paved and also fenced off over bridge. A five arched gateway crosses the street. Vendors stalls covered with awnings crowd the sides on the wide street.

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Item

Date

1874

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Acknowledgement

Image courtesy of University of St Andrews Library.

Conditions

Free of known copyright restrictions. Image supply fees may still apply.

Credit Line

Image Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Library, ID PhotoDS709-T5-Vol-4-21

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