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EventsThis photograph shows coffins belonging to victims of the plague in China in 1911. The coffins have been transported to a mass cremation site. Some workers in dark clothing are at the site and can be seen in the background. This was taken on 31 January 1911. Title devised by...
PersonalitiesDr. Wu Lien-teh, extreme right. This photograph shows a group of men and women standing near the coffin of Dr. Yuan Teh-mao. They are waiting for the burial. Dr. Yuan died while on duty during the second epidemic of pneumonic plague in North Manchuria and East Manchuria. This photograph was...