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Edward Francis Chapman photographs of Yarkand and Kashgar, 1873-1874

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Chappman (Edward Francis) photographs

Title: Edward Francis Chapman photographs of Yarkand and Kashgar
Dates: 1873-1874
Number: 2017.R.16
Creator/Collector: Chapman, Edward Francis, 1840-1926
Extent: 2 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Abstract: The album of 90 photographs documents the information gathering mission from Leh, India to Yarkand (Shache), China led by Sir T. D. Forsyth in 1873. The photographs portray the southern branch of the Silk Road and its routes, and are the first photographic record made of the indigenous inhabitants of Chinese Turkistan.
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Language: Collection material is in English.
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
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Author: Beth Ann Guynn


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