Notes

Historical Photographs of China reference for this set: Nh02. Northwest Journey 西北之旅.

A cupola furnace for smelting iron in operation at
the National Resources Commission Machine Works (Guo li zi yuan wei
yuan hui ji qi gong chang 國立資源委員會機器工廠), Lanchow (Lanzhou) 蘭州, Kansu
(Gansu) 甘肅

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Caption on mount
Northwest Engineering Works, Lanchow, Cupola casting furnace in action.


Location
Estimated date
1 September 1943
Photographer
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Needham Research Institute, Cambridge