A photographer on the Water Tower, Hankow, with ruins behind

A photographer on the Water Tower, Hankow, with ruins behind

Notes

University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: WS01-139. The man in a bowler hat also appears in WS01-134. Note the temporary light railway track laid on a street (see WS01-101). See JS02-130 (which is a photograph of the water tower in Ma Lu) and WS01-148 (another photograph taken from the Water Tower).

Caption in album or on mount

Hankow City ruins as seen from the Water Tower.

Location

Wuhan

Date

November 1911

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph