Junk-rigged cutter yacht and Astor House Hotel, Soochow Creek, Shanghai
Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv38. Album compiled by Anna D. Drew, 1887. This vessel is a junk-rigged cutter yacht of Western design, probably belonging to a British or American official. The Astor House Hotel is in the background, across Soochow Creek (Suzhou Creek). Provenance: Purchased from Lucy Drew, 1949. Access to original photographs and albums in the Edward Bangs Drew Collection is restricted. Photographs and images from the collection may be reproduced only with written permission. Contact the Harvard-Yenching Library for permissions and fees.
Black and white photograph
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