vintage everyday: Vintage Photographs of Pre-Revolution China, 1870-1946

vintage everyday: Vintage Photographs of Pre-Revolution China, 1870-1946.

Here is an amazing collection of vintage photographs taken in pre-revolution China, taken in Pre Deng XiaoPing period (1870-1946).

Chinese Family [c1875] Attribution Unk

Group Of Chinese Women With Fans, Canton, China [c1880] Afong Lai
Greatwall China [1907] Herbert G. Ponting
Boxer Prisoners Captured By 6th US Cavalry, Tientsin, China [1901] Underwood & Co
Beggars, Beihai Park [c1917-1919] Sydney D. Gamble


Cholon Actress, Cholon, Saigon, French Cochinchina [c1900’s] Attribution Unk
Qing Court Return, The Emperess Dowerger [1902] George E. Morrison
China, Manchu Ladies Of The Palace Being Warned To Stop Smoking [c1910-1925] Frank & Frances Carpenter
Interior Canal, Canton, China [c1917-1919] Sidney D. Gamble
Pekin, Walls Of The Tartar City [c1894-1896] William H. Jackson
Muslim Bandits, Xinjiang, China [c1915] Marc Aurel Stein
Peking To Paris Autorace [1907] Attribution Unk
Bride On Her Way To Wedding, Fuzhou Fujian China [c1911-1913] Ralph G. Gold
Bomb Protection [c1940] Attribution Unk
Mouth Of Coal Mine In Mountain Ridge West Of Ta Chu, China MAR [1909] Thomas C. Chamberlin
Bridges By Which The Night Police Of The Roofs Cross The Streets, Canton, China [1900] Underwood & Co.
Chang The Chinese Giant [c1870] Attribution Unk
Chinese Punishment, Whipping A Lawbreaker [c1900] Attribution Unk
Peking Mission School Children At Play, The Dragon’s Head, China [1902] Carlton H. Graves Co
Foot Bound Girls, Liao Chow, Shansi, China [c1930] IE Oberholtzer (Probable)
During The Famine Young Child Dying In The Gutter, China [1946] Geroge Silk
Taiwan Aborigines, Bunun Tribe, Formosa [c1900] Attribution Unk
Empress Gobele Wan Rong [c1920-1940] Attribution Unk
Toy Vendor, Chinatown, San Francisco [c1900s] Arnold Genthe
Example Of A Coiffure On A Tartar Or Manchu Female, Frontview, Peking, Pechili Province, China [1869] John Thomson
The Meridian Gate, Entrance To The Forbidden City, Peking China [1927] Herbert C. White
Black, Chinese  Frances Carpenter
Ulysses S. Grant & Li Hung Chang, Tientsin, China [1879] Attribution Unk
Jade Belt Bridge & Boat, Summer Palace, Peking, China [c1924] Sidney D. Gamble
Men Laden With Tea, Sichuan Sheng, China [1908] Ernest H. Wilson
Imperial Gate Of The Imperial City, Looking North, Peking, China [1901] Hawley C. White Co.
Family In Lanchow, China [1944] Fr. Mark Tennien
Kampa Dzong, Tibet [1904] John C. White
Forest Temple Near Chefoo, Shantung, China [c1895] William H. Jackson
Singing Girls, Hong Kong, China [c1901] Benjamin W. Kilburn Co.
A Boat On A River With Rolling Hills In The Background In The Kiangsu Province Or Yunnan Province In China [1946] Arthur Rothstein
Chinese Aviatrix Receives Gift Of New Plane From Colonel Roscoe Turner, Washington, D.C. [1939] Harris & Ewing
Natives At Breakfast, Movable Chow Shop, Canton, China [c1919] Keystone View Co.
Rich Merchants Dining With Singing Girls, Pekin, China [c1901] Benjamin W. Kilburn
A Chinese Professor, China [c1919] Keystone View Co.
Six Strongmen In Traditional Dress, China [1909] William Purdom
Cake Of Millet & Jujubes, Peking, China [1915] Frank N. Meyer
The Harvard Houseboat, Kiating Fu, China [1908] Ernest H. Wilson
Stele Pavilion, SacredWay, Ming Tombs, Peking, China [c1900] Attribution Unk
Mercenary Artillerymen Supplied With Guns & Ammunition By The British [c1880] Attribution Unk
Canton, China [c1880] R.H. Brown
Flower Boats, Canton China [c1871] Emil Rusfeldt
View Of An Old Village, Kowloon Peninsula, Hong Kong [c1946] Hedda Morrison
Kidnapped Girls, Foochow, China [1904] Attribution Unk
Yung Ting Men, Front View Of The Two Towers & The Barbican [1924] Osvald Siren
Jeunes Filles Chinoises [c1901] René Parison
Tibetan Lhacham, Tibet [c1879] Sarat Chandra Das
Bowl Shaped Objects Scattered Outside A Building, Yunnan, China [1922] Joseph F. C. Rock
Ching Yang Temple, Chentu, China [1908] Ernest H. Wilson
Leuchtturm Im Cantonfluss [c1891] C. R. Hager
Fisherman In Grand Canal By The East Gate, Peking, China [1907] Herbert C. White Co.
Queen’s Road On Chinese New Years Day, Hong Kong, China [1902] Carlton H. Graves
China,  Kuan Hsien Temple [1908] Ernest H. Wilson
Drache Am Schleusenrand Im Túngchou-Kanal, Peking, Chihli Province [c1906] Ernst Boerschmann
Examination Hall With 7500 Cells, Canton, China [1873] Attribution Unk
Der Industriebezirk Der Salzbrunnen, Tzeliutsing, Szechúan Province [c1906] Ernst Boerschmann
Auf Der Reise Zum Kloster Des Himmelsknaben Bei Ningpo, Ningpo-Tíen Túng Sze, Chekiang Province [c1906] Ernst Boerschmann
Der Abt Des Klosters, Tíen túng sze, Chekiang Province [c1906] Ernst Boerschmann
Young Mother Carrying A Child On Her Back In The Market, Hong Kong Island [c1946] Hedda Morrison
Produce & Wares From Shops Along The Sides Of A Typical Backstreet, Western District, Hong Kong Island [c1946] Hedda Morrison
Seated Man Amid Baskets Of Fish & Hanging Dried Fish, Eastern Districts, Hong Kong Island [c1946] Hedda Morrison
Produce & Wares From Shops Along The Sides Of A Typical Backstreet, Western District, Hong Kong Island [c1946] Hedda Morrison
House Interior Showing Woman With Bound Feet Tending A Stove In The Lost Tribe Country [1936] Hedda Morrison
House Interior Showing A Woman At A Brick Stove, A Bucket & A Ladle Made From A Gourd In The Lost Tribe Country [1936] Hedda Morrison
Fisher Families With Junks In Aberdeen Harbor, Hong Kong Island [c1946] Hedda Morrison
Men With Leopard At The Dongan Mission, China [1932] Fr. Otto Rauschenbach
China’s Common Carrier, Her Substitute For Railways, A Camel Square In Peking, China [1901] Underwood & Co
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