Dr. Wu Lien-teh and his research team travelling in horse-drawn carriages



Dr. Wu Lien-teh, front right, accompanied by ten outriders under the charge of a military sergeant, for plague investigations in Mongolia, 1911. This photograph shows Siberian horse soldiers with a few non-soldiers. There are also several horse carriages. These soldiers are accompanying Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, and his research team on their plague investigations in Mongolia. Dr. Wu and his team travelled in horse carriages. This was taken outside a house. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. Wu Lien-teh, 1911

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