University of Southern California Digital Library > International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960 > Irrigation devices, Shantou, Guangdong, China, 1922

Image / Irrigation devices, Shantou, Guangdong, China, 1922

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Irrigation devices, Shantou, Guangdong, China, 1922
Creator
Cressey, Paul F
Date Created and/or Issued
1922-2005
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
"On trip to Pho Leng with Carman, January 1922. Farmers just outside village pumping water with water wheel for fields. Paddles run up trough, pulling water with them, on endless belt and rotated by feet of men." Three water wheels are set up by the edge of the water, and farmers use pedals to bring the water up for irrigation.
Type
image
Format
photographic prints, 10.6 x 6.6 cm.
photographs
Identifier
impa-m10466 [Legacy record ID]
IMP-YDS-RG008-248-0002-0009
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m10466
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-YDS-RG008-248-0002-0009.jpg
Subject
Agriculture
Irrigation
General views
Time Period
1922
Place
Asia
China
Kwangtung
Source
YDS/RG008/248/0002/0009 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Paul F. Cressey Papers
Photographs from the Yale Divinity School Library, New Haven, Connecticut, ca.1880-1950
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections
impa-m980

Explore related content on Calisphere: