Chinese Labour Corps, going on board the 'RMS Empress of Russia', Qingdao (青岛)

Chinese Labour Corps, going on board the 'RMS Empress of Russia', Qingdao (青岛)

Notes

University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: Jo02-44.  No caption for this photograph in the album.  See also Jo02-41, Jo02-42, Jo02-43, 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.

Location

Qingdao

Estimated Date

1915-1918

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph