University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Ro-s047. Another print (same image) has this caption: "Water taxis used on Whangpu River in Shanghai. Here, a Chinese member of the Shanghai Municipal Police rides sampan in performance of his police duty. Chinese boatman and family live at stern. 1937. I shot this on my way back from visiting the OD on Augusta". See Ro-n0550, Ro-n1193.
Shanghai Municipal Policeman in a water taxi, Shanghai