'The Beggar's Bridge', Qianmen Boulevard, Beijing
© 2007 SOAS
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: He03-253. Photo from an album (UoB reference He03) kept in the School of Oriental and African Studies Archives, London (SOAS reference PP MS 82/14). No caption in the album for this photograph. The photo shows a busy market on a bridge by a pailou. Qianmen Bouvelard was the main commercial street of the Outer City, Peking (Beijing). See FH01-147, WC01-053 and WC01-140.
Black and white photograph
Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library, University of London