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Title
Army soldiers queuing for food during the Revolution, Wuhan, China, ca. 1911/1924
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1911/1924
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
Archives, Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, The Library, SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG, United Kingdom
Council for World Missions
University of London. School of Oriental and African Studies. Library
docenquiry@soas.ac.uk
http://www.soas.ac.uk/library/archives/services/
Description
"Republican artillery commandeering rice basins for a wayside meal at the Griffith John College, Hankow" [now Wuhan] China. The revolution began in Szechwan, sparked by the nationalisation of the railways, and brought about the overthrow of the Ch'ing dynasty and establishment of the short-lived Republic in 1912 under the provisional leadership of Sun Yat-sen.
One of a set of eight loose prints of the Chinese Revolution 1911 to 1924 or various anti Japanese, anti-British or anti-communist disturbances or demonstrations between 1924 and 1927. Bernard Upward served the LMS in China from 1905 to 1927, after a previous period in China on behalf of the China Inland Mission from 1897 to 1904. His work was mainly involved in educational work at the Griffith John College.
Type
image
Format
gelatin silver prints, 11.7 x 14.1cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m1690 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-SOA-CWM-15-10-070-003
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m1690
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-SOA-CWM-15-10-070-003.jpg
Subject
London Missionary Society
Group portraits
Time Period
1911/1924
Place
China
Wuhan
Source
SOAS/CWM/LMS/CH/PHOTO/12/070/003 [File]
Relation
Council for World Mission/London Missionary Society
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Photographs of the Archives and Manuscripts Division, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, ca.1860-1950
School of Oriental and African Studies
impa-m971

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