University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: CP-s101. Post card addressed to Mrs Charles Plant, 194 Northld Park, Tottenham, London and postmarked Shanghai 17 March 1909. Message written on the card: "Dear Jean, Here we are beyond the [...] of our dear old young[..] all going strong. We have one of these Redboats accompanying us Hope we shan't have to take to it though Love from both. Hope you are OK again Alice & Corney." Northld Park = Northumberland Park.
A Hong-Chuan (Red Boat), for lifesaving, Upper Yangtze River
Black and white photograph