University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: NA01-68. From an album in The National Archives entitled: ‘The Chinese Customs in Peking 1889-1891’. (C0 1069/421. CHINA 1. Social life of Chinese Customs Service in Peking, 1889-1891). 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. This photograph might have been taken by Thomas Child? (Beside the camel, may be Dr John Dudgeon and his dog? See a similar, perhaps related, dog in a photograph attributed to Dudgeon, reproduced on page 45 of Terry Bennett's History of Western Photography, Western Photographers 1861-1897).

Caption on mount
Ming Tombs – Avenue of stone figures.

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Black and white photograph
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