Notes

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

A raft made using pig-skin for transporting goods
across the Yellow River (Huang he 黃河), Lanchow (Lanzhou) 蘭州, Kansu
(Gansu) 甘肅

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Caption on mount
Lanchow: Skin-rafts used on Yellow River.


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