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Title
Opium hulks in Shanghai Harbour.
Names
The Akasawa Fine Art Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Pacific pursuits : Postcards

China -- Shanghai

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901 - 1907
Place: Yokohama, Japan
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC POC CHIN--Sha
Topics
Shanghai (China)
Opium trade -- China
Warehouses
hulks
Sampans
Genres
Postcards
Notes
Content: Former sailing ships used for storage of opium.
Biographical/historical: The Akasawa Fine Art Co.: Minamiotamachi, Yokohama, Japan
Physical Description
Collotypes
Extent: 9 x 14 cm.
Hand colored.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6edb8fc0-c5d1-012f-6b91-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opium hulks in Shanghai Harbour." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901 - 1907. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c261eb5f-963a-1446-e040-e00a1806116e

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opium hulks in Shanghai Harbour." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c261eb5f-963a-1446-e040-e00a1806116e

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1901 - 1907). Opium hulks in Shanghai Harbour. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c261eb5f-963a-1446-e040-e00a1806116e

Wikipedia Citation

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Opium hulks in Shanghai Harbour.