no date. (circa1905). Stock ID #159518
Eight albumen photographs of which seven are of China, laid down back to back on four card album leaves. Each photograph is captioned ink on the card below the image:
Wei-hai-Wei in Winter (showing a snowy scene). 10.6 x 14.5cm.
Russian Cruiser "Varag". (Shows a scuttled ship). The Russian Cruiser Varag was scuttled by her own crew after facing the Japanese in impossible odds in February 1904 following the Battle of Battle of Chemulpo (Incheon) Bay at the start of the Russo-Japanese War.
Woosung Forts. Image a little faded. 10 x 14.6cm.
Queen's House. Wei-hai-Wei. Faded at edges. 10 x 14cm.
Golf House. Wei-hai-Wei. 14 x 10cm.
Paper Kilns. 14.2 x 10.5cm.
Chinese Theatre Wei-hai-Wei. 10 x 14cm.
Honolulu. 10 x 14cm.
Photographs faded in places particularly at edges, some light foxing on card leaves. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 159518).