Burning of Zhabei, night of 27 October 1937, Shanghai

Burning of Zhabei, night of 27 October 1937, Shanghai

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: JM04-002. Photograph numbered 2, published in 'The Sino-Japanese Hostilities 1937 / Shanghai'. Caption in Index: 'The Burning of Chapei. Note: Shanghai Race Course, Park Hotel. October 28, 1937.' The intense bombing of Zhabei was 27 October 1937. See pages 107 and 108 of ‘Five Months of War’ (a book containing photographs by North-China Daily News photographers and from many other sources, and cartoons by Sapajou, published by the North-China Daily News & Herald Limited, Shanghai, 1938).

Caption in album or on mount

2

Location

Shanghai

Date

Wednesday 27 October 1937

Material

Paper

Media

Tinted photograph

Repository

University of Bristol Library, Special Collections