China, miscellaneous lantern slides

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Lantern slides document the field work of Arthur Sowerby during hunting expeditions in China (undated) as well as miscellaneous images. Subject matter covers terrain (desert, rock outcroppings), men on a boat, caravan of trucks in desert, unidentified archaeological ruins, local inhabitants in traditional dress, sailing vessels (junks) in various locations including in port, local inhabitants sailing and working in port, and unidentified individuals at waterfall and coastline.

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  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Lantern slides

Accession #

SIA RU007263

Collection name

Arthur de Carle Sowerby Papers, 1904-1954 and undated

Physical Description

25 lantern slides

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 34