The Methodist Hospital (Hopkins Memorial Hospital; now Tongren Hospital 同仁医院) and Hatamen Street, Beijing

The Methodist Hospital (Hopkins Memorial Hospital; now Tongren Hospital 同仁医院) and Hatamen Street, Beijing

Collection

Swire, G. Warren

Identifier

Sw13-091

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Sw13-091. Dark blue cloth Film Negative Album, 12 cm x 16 cm. "China Miscellaneous 158" written inside album by GWS. The album was later labelled P2/V on the back cover. This is a view from Chongwenmen (Respect for Culture Gate) or Hadamen, looking north along the main street into the Tartar City (Inner City), Peking (Beijing). The building on the left is the Methodist Hospital, also known as the Hopkins Memorial Hospital, run by American missionaries. The hospital became the Tongren Hospital (同仁医院). In the foreground on the left is the German recreation grounds/drill field. See BL-n008, Bo01-054, Hv39-06, Mx04-040, NA01-59, NA01-74, OH01-087 and WC01-201.

Caption in album or on mount

Album index: Folio (Sleeve) 60, one negative: Peking Hatamen Street

Location

Beijing

Estimated Date

1906-1907

Photographer

Swire, G. Warren

Material

Negative

Media

Black and white photograph

Repository

Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library, University of London