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  • Newchwang Quarantine Hospital entrance

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the entrance to the Newchwang Quarantine Hospital which opened in 1920. Single-storey buildings can be seen from the entrance. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Isolation wagon and horse cart

    Events · Politics and Government
    This photograph shows a horse cart parked near a stationery train. A Russian man is standing on the cart and another is at an opening in a train wagon. The train wagons are marked with "X"s and are used to isolate plague victims in China. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Isolation wagons

    Events · Politics and Government
    This photograph shows a row of train wagons. During the pneumonic plague in China train wagons were used as isolation wards. A "X" has been marked on one of the wagons. Title devised by Library staff.