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Abstract

Photographs document Arthur Sowerby's fishing while in China along the Gan River (undated). Some photographs have captions of varying lengths, some include years, as well as sometimes stamped with China Journal, with a sundries number. Occasionally captions include details about fish diet and behavior. Subject matter includes individuals (some appear to be local inhabitants) holding fish, sometimes environment visible in the background, waterways, ferry across the Argun River, and individuals at campsites. There are duplicates of images.

Date Range

1904-1954

Start Date

1904

End Date

1954

Access Information

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Topic

Ichthyology

Place

  • Gan
  • China
  • Argun

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007263

Collection name

Arthur de Carle Sowerby Papers, 1904-1954 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 14 Folder 9