Senior KMT politicians at the celebration for Nanking being made the new capital of the Republic of China, Nanjing, 1927
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Fu-n051. Front row, left to right: Chu Minyi (禇民誼), Chiang Kai-shek, Xiao Focheng (蕭佛成), Deng Zeru (鄧澤如), Wu Zhihui (吳稚暉), Wu Chaoshu (伍朝樞), Hu Hanmin (胡漢民), Wang Chonghui (王寵惠), Guo Taiqi (郭泰祺). This group was photographed on 18 April 1927 in Nanking, as part of the celebration to mark Nanking being proclaimed as the new capital of the Republic of China. At the same time, Hu Hanmin was elected to head the National Government. Xiao was an overseas Chinese man, from Thailand. See Fu-n010.