BMH.A.42.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
December 28th 1926?
Chumbi Valley Region > Dota
85 x 115
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'A42' has been written on the left edge of the negative in black ink. The negative has been machine perforated along the left side. 23 holes have been perforated in total [MS 12/05/2006]
Notes on print/mount - One contact print made from this negative is contained in A. J. Hopkinson's negative case with the negative. The print appears to have been removed from an album, as there are traces of black mounting paper around the edges of the print as if it has been taken out after previously being glued in place. A partially decipherable caption has been written on the back in pencil: "Dotak Frozen Waterfall - A 42". The number 21 has been written on the front top right corner in pencil. [MS 24/06/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet A - A. J. Hopkinson ICS Gyantse via Siliguri]: 'Ditto [Dotak waterfall]' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '44, 43 and 42 - the Dota waterfall which is on the road from Yatung to Phari, fairly soon after you leave Yatung' [MS 21/04/2006]
Other Information - Dates: For dating of image aside from print caption BMH.A.41.1.1, see A. J. Hopkinson Archive, OIOC British Library, Mss Eur D998/53, Letters mainly from Gyantse 1926-27, pages 1-6 [MS 24/06/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Frozen Dota waterfall" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.A.42.1.html>.
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