The gravestone of Dr. Cecil Robertson, Ningbo, Zhejiang, China, ca. 1915

Published/Created:
Che-chiang, Ningpo, China, Asia
1870-1900
Physical Description:
10.6 x 8.1 cm
Notes:
The gravestone of Cecil H. Robertson stands in the cemetery behind the missionary church in the eastern suburbs of Ningpo [Ningbo]. The Rev. Dean Goddard preached at this church. Inscribed on the stone: "In loving memory of Cecil H. Robertson MD FRCS of the English Baptist Mission; April 9, 1884 - March 16 1913; For me to live is Christ."
FRCS stands for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons. This photo is from the papers of Dean Goddard, who was an ABFMS missionary in Ningpo, Che-chiang, China from 1870-1903.
Also included in the International Mission Photography Archive.
Topics:
Customs and traditions
Accession Number:
IMP-YDS-RG008-081-0001-0040
Genre:
close-up views (AAT)
photographs (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
China Records Project Miscellaneous Personal Papers Collection
Source Created:
1834-2002
Box:
81
Folder:
1
Yale Collection:
Divinity Library
Digital Collection:
Divinity Library Photographs
OID:
11424273
PID:
digcoll:993730