Notes

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

A view of Djiayukuan (Jiayuguan) 嘉峪關, the Ming
dynasty fort at the western end of the Great Wall, Kansu (Gansu) 甘肅

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Caption on mount
The Fortress at Djiayukuan (the 'Gate of China' at the Western, Tibetan, end of the Great Wall.


Location
Estimated date
16 June 1943 - 7 August 1943
Photographer
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Needham Research Institute, Cambridge