Hugh E. Richardson
Lhodrag Region > Shong La
56 X 45 mm
Donated August 2001
The executors of the estate of Hugh E. Richardson
Richardson's 1950 Lhodrag tour
Notes on print - 'Shong La looking towards Sengi Dzong' written in black ink over 'Shong La towards Sengi Dzong' in pencil, (partially erased) 'on lower slope of Tra la ? Shong' and '609' and 'Velox' in an oval stamped in black.
Manual Catalogues - Notes on negative index '4' - Folio 47. 'Sras River'.
Manual Catalogues - 'Album 4: Journey starting at Gong-dkar rdzong on Gtsang-po, 29.18 N. 90.48. E.' No 47. 'In Sras valley Gdan gsum chu.'
Other Information - Dates: The date is derived from Richardson’s negative album No.4, the cover of which is marked with ‘Lhobrag 1950’. In addition, 2001.59.4.83.2 has also been identified on the back as having been taken in 1950 [MS 22/12/2005]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Mountain pass, Shong La, above Sras valley" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.59.4.47.2.html>.
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