Military personnel in parade, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China, 1925

Published/Created:
Canton, China, Asia
1925
Physical Description:
10.5 x 16.5 cm.
Notes:
#13 "Whampoa Military cadets on the parade grounds in Canton City previous to the parade off Shameen, the foreign concession, June 23. This group, the only armed part of the parade, and it is claimed by the foreigners that they fired the first shots which led the Shameen side to open fire on the paraders. It is said that these cadets are under Russian leadership. They played a large part in defeating the Yunnanese in the middle of June. Newspaper reports have recently said they have gained control of Canton City." "We demand immediate abolition of foreign settlements. Abolish extra-territoriality." [now Guangzhou) A line of soldiers in uniform and holding flags, with more soldiers visible in the background.
Also included in the International Mission Photography Archive.
Topics:
Armed forces
Accession Number:
IMP-YDS-RG014-571-0642-0001
Genre:
general 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 Creator:
Ling nan da xue (Guangzhou, China)
Source Title:
Archives of the Trustees of Lingnan University
Source Created:
1885-1982
Box:
571
Folder:
642
Yale Collection:
Divinity Library
Digital Collection:
Divinity Library Photographs
OID:
11432615
PID:
digcoll:995369