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Title
Party for the wife of a Chinese official, Fuzhou, Fujian, China, ca. 1920
Creator
Unidentified
Date Created and/or Issued
1910/1930
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
Divinity.Library@yale.edu
Yale University Divinity School Library, 409 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511
Yale University. Divinity School. Day Missions Library
http://web.library.yale.edu/divinity/copyright-and-permissions
Description
A group of women and children gather for a party thrown for the wife of the Chinese governor, Sun. The other Chinese ladies in the portrait are also wives of high officials. Emily S. Hartwell stands to the far right of the back row. Caroline Chittenden stands behind the governor's wife. Ms. Pepoon of Whitman College from Washington State is also present.
This photo is from the papers of Emily Susan Hartwell, an American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions missionary stationed in Foochow, Fukien from 1884.
Type
image
Format
photographic prints, 20.7 x 28.9 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m13676 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG008-094-0005-0006
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m13676
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG008-094-0005-0006.jpg
Subject
Women
Children
Indigenous populations
Group portraits
Time Period
1910/1930
Place
Asia
China
Foochow
Fukien
Source
YDS/RG008/094/0005/0006 [File]
Relation
Emily Susan Hartwell Papers
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs from the Yale Divinity School Library, New Haven, Connecticut, ca.1880-1950
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections
impa-m980

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