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Living conditions of plague investigation party, 1911

Experimenting during the day and sleeping in cool, clean air of wide spaces at night. This photograph shows a team of personnel working on open plains during plague investigations in China in 1911. Three men are sitting on chairs outside a tents while two men are standing near a cart on the right. Boxes and some items are placed on mats on the ground. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. Wu Lien-teh, 1911


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