[Suzhou]. (circa1944). Stock ID #160668
Eight black and white photographs of Suzhou laid down on both sides on a sheet of paper, capturing the popular tourist spots around Suzhou. Handwritten captions in Chinese showing the name of the place under each image. Text lower corner lists the timeline of previous owner's visits to Suzhou. Size of 2 photographs 6 x 4cm, the other six 8.4 x 6cm. Very good. Tourist attractions shown in the collection are: Tiger Hill, Sword Pond [虎丘剑池], Hanshan Temple [寒山寺], Canglang Pavilion [仓浪亭], Precious Belt Bridge [宝带桥], Twin Towers[双塔], Mingxuan (inside East Garden)[明轩], North Tower [北塔].
Notes lower left corner read "First visit in 1944; visited relatives in 1975; permanently settled in in 1978." (When referring to this item please quote stockid 160668).