Corner of Museum Road (虎丘路) and Peking Road (北京路), Shanghai (上海)

Corner of Museum Road (虎丘路) and Peking Road (北京路), Shanghai (上海)




University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA30-042. Street sign: MUSEUM ROAD. Museum Road, on the left, is now Huqiu Road (虎丘路 'Huqiu lu'). The building on the corner is where the current National Industrial Bank building stands (completed in 1929). The third building in Museum Road is the original 1917 Royal Asiatic Society library and museum. This building was replaced by the 1932 RAS building, which still stands. The taller building on Beijing Road, behind the corner building, is the Atkinson and Dallas building. From a set of photographs in The National Archives referenced as ‘WORK 55/3’. Crown copyright image reproduced by permission of The National Archives, London, England. The National Archives give no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness or fitness for purpose of the information provided. This image may be used only for purposes of research, private study or education. Applications for any other use should be made to The National Archives Image Library, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU, UK. Telephone: 020 8392 5225. Fax: 020 8392 5266. Infringement of the above condition may result in legal action.



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The National Archives, London

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