• Created Date
  • ca. 1907
  • Description
  • Printed on image: Chine Opium and Pipe Smokers.Handwritten on Verso: Canton, China May 26, 1913. This opium smoking is now prohibited by the Chinese Gov't and there are severe penalties for offenders. Last week some were arrested here - on the British concession - and turned over to the authorities for punishment. I saw the long procession of prisoners and policemen as the Police Station is next door to the hotel where I am staying. Many chang... more
    Printed on image: Chine Opium and Pipe Smokers.Handwritten on Verso: Canton, China May 26, 1913. This opium smoking is now prohibited by the Chinese Gov't and there are severe penalties for offenders. Last week some were arrested here - on the British concession - and turned over to the authorities for punishment. I saw the long procession of prisoners and policemen as the Police Station is next door to the hotel where I am staying. Many changes here recently ...PH Coll 8 China.39. less
  • Format
  • Postcard
    image
    3.5 x 5.5 in.
    Scanned from an original postcard at 150 dpi in color, saved in JPEG format and resized to 768 ppi horizontal. Saved at compression rate 3. 2004