Funeral procession on Hatamen Street, passing the Methodist Hospital (Hopkins Memorial Hospital), Beijing

Funeral procession on Hatamen Street, passing the Methodist Hospital (Hopkins Memorial Hospital), Beijing

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Mx04-040. Cadbury Research Library archive finding number: DA26/2/2/3 (John Preston Maxwell Papers). This photograph was taken from Chongwenmen (崇文門), the shadow of which falls in the foreground. The building on the left is the Methodist Hospital, also known as the Hopkins Memorial Hospital, run by American missionaries. The hospital is now the Tongren Hospital (同仁医院). In the foreground on the left is the German recreation grounds/drill field. In the distance, along Hatamen Street, is the Ketteler Memorial. See BL-n008, NA01-59, NA01-74, OH01-087, Sw13-091 and WC01-201.

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Funeral procession. Hatamen Street

Location

Beijing

Estimated Date

1905

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph

Repository

Cadbury Research Library (Special Collections), University of Birmingham