Notes

Historical Photographs of China reference for this set: Nh01. Szechuan (Sichuan) Province 四川省.

The head of the giant buddha statue at Chiating
(Jiading) 嘉定 (now Leshan 樂山), Szechuan (Sichuan) 四川

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Caption on mount
Head of the Giant Buddha, Chiating.


Location
Estimated date
4 June 1943 - 12 June 1943
Photographer
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Needham Research Institute, Cambridge