Ceremonial procession appealing to the local god for rain in a village on the way to the Lost Tribe country
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Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv02. Lost Tribe album. Album containing photographs of the "Lost Tribe," descendants of 17th century Chinese rebels living in the Xiang Hills, ca. 160 kilometres west of Peking (Beijing) in Hopei (Hebei). View of villagers carrying the village god in a chair tied with bells and accompanied by others with flags and small mortar shot. Access to original photographs, negatives, and albums in the Hedda Morrison photograph collection is restricted. Photographs in the Hedda Morrison photograph collection: Copyright various dates, President and Fellows of Harvard College; all rights reserved. Digital images made from photographs in the Hedda Morrison photograph collection: Copyright 2000, President and Fellows of Harvard College; all rights reserved. Photographs and images from the collection may be reproduced only with written permission. Contact the Harvard-Yenching Library for permissions and fees.
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