Chungking [Chongqing] and Szechwan [Sichuan] people, buildings, and places

Scope and Content

Groups include: Chungking carpenters; babies in baskets, Chungking Nursery. People include: Dr [Richard] Wolfendale, Wen Tsz Hsiang, Li Yuin Jiew, Wang Kwei Ts'ing, Chu Yao T'ang, Hsiao Hai Chow (hospital assistants), Mr ?G'u (native evangelist), and Rev. [John] Wilson (Chungking Hospital); [Isabella] Wilson [nee Isabella Henderson], Jessie, and Mrs Wolfendale [earlier Mrs Stern]. Events featured include: arrival of New Testaments from the ?National Bible Society of Scotland at Chungking. Activities featured include: "street preaching", LMS Chapel; students at work, Ginling Women's College, Chengtu [Chengdu]. Other buildings featured include: Chungking Church interior. Also includes: British gun boats; heaps of rubble following wartime bombing of Chungking. Prints taken by or received from individuals, etc. including: Quan Woo Cheon; Dr Martin (Atherton, near Manchester [England]); LMS Visual Education Department; Eva Spicer; British Official Photograph; Pictorial Press [London, England].

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Alternative Form Available

Duplicate of Wolfendale preaching

Archivist's Note

Catalogued

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