Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: WG02-246. 'Dad' is William Charles Grant, Governor (i.e Warden/Director) of the Shanghai Municipal Gaol (now Tilanqiao Prison) in Ward Road, Honkew (Honkou) district, Shanghai, known as the "Alcatraz of the Orient". See This Day in History: Shanghai's Ward Road Jail/Tilanqiao Prison Opens. See WG02-036 and WG02-247.

Caption on mount
S.M. GAOL GARDENS made by prisoners after Dad took over the Governorship.
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Location
Estimated date
1939-1942
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph