Gochi, a young Baksa woman, Taiwan

Gochi, a young Baksa woman, 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). See: https://wellcomeimages.org/indexplus/image/L0056713.html. Also another photograph of her: https://wellcomeimages.org/indexplus/image/L0056415.html. And another: https://wellcomecollection.org/works/e3n5r6z9?page=6&query=THOMSON%2C%20JOHN%20%7B1837-1921%7D. Baksa (Bak-sa), southern Taiwan.

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