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Western District


Title
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Western District = 西環
Bib ID
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PH64.355
Physical Description
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1 photograph : b&w ; 24 x 18 cm
Publisher
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Hong Kong : Museum of History
Date Created/Published
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1880
Media Type
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Image
File Format
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image/jpeg
Colour
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B/W
Language
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No linguistic content
Accession No.
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PH64.355
Notes
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Hong Kong Island
Western District and Harbour, Hong Kong, c.1880.
The photograph shows closely packed houses of a densely populated area long known in the past as the Chinese residential district. Po Yan Street can be seen in the foreground inclining down the hill, the Tung Wah Hospital on its left, towards...
Hong Kong Island
Western District and Harbour, Hong Kong, c.1880.
The photograph shows closely packed houses of a densely populated area long known in the past as the Chinese residential district. Po Yan Street can be seen in the foreground inclining down the hill, the Tung Wah Hospital on its left, towards a clear area- Possession Point, the drinking fountain in its middle (see P64.2). The Hrbour appears busy with many ships and junks
MH Ref. No. P64.335

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Repository
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Hong Kong Museum of History
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