Gochi, a young Pepohoan woman, Baksa, Taiwan

Gochi, a young Pepohoan woman, Baksa, Taiwan

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Mx01-076. Cadbury Research Library archive finding number: DA26/2/2/4 (John Preston Maxwell Papers). A photograph by John Thomson, which was published in his 'lllustrations of China and Its People', Vol. II, Plate IV 'Types of Pepohoan' (1873/4). Baksa (Bak-sa), southern Taiwan. See a scan of Thomson's negative (Wellcome Collection ref: 19800i). See also PF01-49.

Caption in album or on mount

Formosa. / An aborigine.

Location

Taiwan

Date

1871

Photographer

Thomson, John

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph

Repository

Cadbury Research Library (Special Collections), University of Birmingham