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Catalog Number 2007.032.156
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photo of Native City, Tianjin in 1912. The photo shows several victims who were tied up and guarded by armed troops on the street. The had no shirts on. It can be told from the photo that the victims still had their plaits on their head. The note on the back reads:
" Tientsin Native City. 3/3/12. On the way to the execution ground. Notice how the civtims are trussed up so that they cannot move their bodies at all. Notice also how tight the cords are; also the pigtail tied up to give free access to the neck."
This photo belongs to a set of 17 photos, which are numbered 2007.032.075 & 2007.032.142-157.
Date 3/3/1912
Title Photo of Native City, Tianjin in 1912
Collection Calvert, Michael
Accession number 2007.032