Chinese Labour Corps boarding RMS Empress of Russia

Chinese Labour Corps boarding RMS Empress of Russia

Collection

Johns, Thomas

Identifier

Jo02-46

Notes

University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: Jo02-46.  No caption for this photograph in the album.  See also Jo02-41, Jo02-42, Jo02-43, Jo02-44, Jo02-45 and Jo02-47.  Between 1915 and 1918, the 'Empress of Russia' carried thousands of Chinese labourers from China, en route to France, via Vancouver.

Estimated Date

1915-1918

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph