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  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh during the cholera epidemic, Harbin, 1919

    Personalities
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh posing for a picture during the cholera epidemic in Harbin in 1919. He is wearing a uniform, with the Red Cross badge on his left sleeve. Both his hands are placed behind his back. This photograph was taken in the outdoors, with plants in...
  • Dr Wu Lien-teh conducting plague experiment with colleagues in the open field, 1921

    Personalities · Economy · Events
    Dr Wu Lien-teh, left. This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician and another doctor conducting plague experiments in an open field. The experiments are conducted on animals which are kept in cages on the left. This photograph was taken in 1921, during the second epidemic of pneumonic plague...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh with friends in Harbin, circa 1923

    Personalities
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh seated, centre. This photograph shows Dr. Wu, a Penang-born physician, with friends in Harbin, circa 1923. There are three gentlemen and five ladies. One of the men and four of the ladies are European. All are seated with three gentlemen in the front row. This was taken...
  • Exhibition of the Manchurian Plague Prevention Service during the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Chinese Eastern Railway, 1923

    Personalities · Events
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh is at the extreme left of the photograph. This photograph shows three men at an exhibition on the Manchurian Plague Prevention Service held as part of celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Chinese Eastern Railway in 1923. Photographs are displayed on the wall in the background....
  • American Red Cross workers passing through Harbin on the way home from the Koltchak Siberian Expedition, 1919

    Personalities · Organisations
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh (second from right), Dr. George Davis (extreme right) of Ottawa. This photograph shows Dr. Wu, a Penang-born physician and a Chinese man in changshan with three American Red Cross workers. The Red Cross workers were passing through Harbin on the way home from the Koltchak Siberian Expedition....
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh with Chinese and Russian officials in front of Taheiho Hospital, 1914

    Personalities
    Dr. Wu standing, second row, extreme right. This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh with Chinese and Russian officials in front of Taheiho Hospital. In all there are 25 men and five women. One of the women is in a kimono. Dr. Wu, a Penang-born physician, led the fight against plagues...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh with Taheiho Hospital officials, 1914

    Personalities · Streets and Places · Economy
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh seated, left. This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh with Taheiho Hospital officials in 1914. In all there are four men and three women. Dr. Wu, a Penang-born physician, led the fight against plagues in China. Dressed in a suit Dr. Wu and another gentleman in changshan are...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh and his research team travelling in horse-drawn carriages for plague investigation in Mongolia, 1911

    Personalities · Politics and Government · Events
    This photograph shows seven Siberian horse soldiers with a few non-soldiers. There are also two horse carriages. These soldiers accompany Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, and his research team on their plague investigations in Mongolia. Dr. Wu (second from left) and his team travelled in horse carriages . This...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh working with Russians at Dalainor, 1921

    Personalities
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh, fourth from left, front. This photograph shows Dr. Wu, a Penang-born physician, with his team and Russians whom they worked with. There are six Chinese and four Russian men. This was taken outside a meeting room at Dalainor in 1921. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Plague times, Harbin, 1921

    Personalities · Events
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh, extreme right. This photograph shows seven medical officers and three men in uniforms in Harbin during plague times. The medical officers are in protective gowns that fully cover their bodies except their hands. The upper parts of the faces of the man on the left and Dr....
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh at the height of the cholera epidemic, Harbin, August 1919

    Personalities · Events
    The period coincided with the driest time of summer when there was the largest number of flies around. This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, standing among plants in the ourdoors. There is a Red Cross logo on the left sleeve of his white gown. This was taken...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh on his way to Siberia for plague investigation, 1911

    Personalities · Transportation · Events
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh (extreme right), with Dr. Zabolotney (second from left), on his way to Siberia for plague investigation in a special train provided by the Russian-owned Eastern Railway, 1911. This photograph shows three men and an unidentified lady on the steps of a train. A Penang-born physician, Dr. Wu...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh's Chinese-Russian research expedition

    Personalities · Transportation
    The first of its kind in history. Dr. Wu Lien-teh, extreme right. This photograph shows the members of Dr. Wu Lien-teh's Chinese-Russian research expedition posing with a train. Dr. Zabolotney (right) is one of the two men standing on the ground while the others are standing on the steps of...
  • Dr. Wuh Lien-teh with Dr. Lim Boon-keng on board

    Personalities
    This photograph shows five gentlemen, all Chinese except for one European, on board a ship. Dr. Wuh Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, and Dr. Lim Boon Keng, a businessman and medical doctor, are respectively first and third from the right. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Taheiho Hospital days, 1914

    Personalities · Streets and Places
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh sitting, extreme left. This is a group photograph of Dr. Wu Lien-teh with a group of 11 men and a woman.A Penang-born physician, Dr. Wu is in a dark suit. The other men are in suits, military uniforms or traditional Chinese costumes. The woman is standing at...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh with District Superintendent, Harbin, 1911

    Personalities · Events
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh (left) with a district superintendent in Harbin in 1911. Dr. Wu was in Harbin to fight against a plague. Both men are in thick clothing and standing in a room. A calendar on the wall behind them shows it is the eighth of the...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh with Russian colleagues, 1911

    Personalities · Events
    Dr. Wu Lien-teh, second from right. This photograph shows a group of Chinese and Russian men standing in front of a train. They include Dr. Wu Lien-teh with some of his Russian colleagues. Dr. Wu was in Harbin to fight against a plague. Some of the men are in uniform....
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh and attendee of Far Eastern Association of Tropical Medicine (FEATM), Tokyo, 1925

    Politics and Government · Personalities
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh (left) with an attendee of the Great Medical Conference of Far Eastern Association of Tropical Medicine (FEATM) held in Tokyo in 1925. Standing in the outdoors with their arms linked both men pose for the camera. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh at the Perak Library Foundation Laying Ceremony, Ipoh, 11 October 1950

    Personalities · Streets and Places · Events
    Dr. Wu, centre, front. This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, at the foundation-laying ceremony of Perak Library in Ipoh on 11 October 1950. Like Dr. Wu the two Indian gentlemen on his right are looking at the camera. A gentleman on the right is holding a pair...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh in his office, 1911

    Personalities · Events
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, in his office in Harbin in 1911. Dr. Wu was in Harbin to fight against a plague. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Laying of foundation stone, Perak Library, 1952

    Personalities · Streets and Places · Events
    This is a group photograph of the hosts and visitors at the laying of foundation stone of Perak Library in 1952. All are male except for one lady in a dark dress. Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, is fourth from the left in the first row. Dr. Wu and...
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh working in his office at the newly completed administration and laboratory block of Harbin Hospital, 1920

    Personalities · Events
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh, a Penang-born physician, in his office in Harbin in 1911. Dr. Wu was in Harbin to fight against a plague. A clock on the right shows the time to be around ten o'clock. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Dr. Wu Lien-teh with Taheiho officials and families

    Personalities
    This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh (extreme left) with Taheiho officials and their families in 1913. In all there are four men, three women and a toddler. Dr. Wu, a Penang-born physician, is seated with the women while the other three men are standing. The toddler is on the lap...
  • Medical and nursing staff, Harbin Hospital, 1921

    Streets and Places · Personalities
    This photograph shows the team of medical and nursing staff at Pingchiang Hospital in 1921. Dr. Wu Lien-teh, then Director, and Dr. Chun Wing-han are seated fifth and sixth from the left respectively. The trees behind the team are bare. This photograph was taken outside a building in Pingchiang Hospital....