University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: VH02-108. Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution reference: L04357-041b. The Revd. E. C. Bridgman (1801-1861) was the first American protestant misssionary to China. Photograph probably by William Vacher (sidetable). This print has been cut out around the outline of the figure of the portrait sitter. See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elijah_Coleman_Bridgman. See VH02-109.
Rev. Elijah Coleman Bridgman, Shanghai
Black and white photograph
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath