Chinese Labour Corps boarding the 'RMS Empress of Russia'
© 2011 Jeremy Rowett Johns
University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: Jo02-41. No caption for this photograph in the album. See also Jo02-42, Jo02-43, Jo02-44, Jo02-45, Jo02-46 and Jo02-47. Between 1915 and 1918, the 'Empress of Russia' carried thousands of Chinese labourers from China, en route to France, via Vancouver.
Black and white photograph