1998.131.103 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Frederick Spencer Chapman


Frederick Spencer Chapman

Date of Photo

February 1937


Chumbi Valley Region > Yatung

Accession number


Image Dimensions

95 x 61

People working in the fields in Upper Yatung showing fields and houses surrounding them. Taken from a nearby hillside

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate

Date Acquired

Donated 1994

Donated by

Faith Spencer Chapman


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Frederick Spencer Chapman

Previous Catologue Number

G.10 [view film roll]

Previous Pitt Rivers Museum Number


Other Information

In Negative - 'G-10' has been scratched into the negative along the bottom edge [MS 12/03/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Workers in fields at upper Yatung' [MS 12/03/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: It seems that the images prefixed with 'G' were taken on the return route from Lhasa to Gangtok between late February and early March 1937. A group of negatives containing images of the route including Yatung, Gyantse, Kala and Red Idol Gorge [MS 12/03/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Yatung" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.131.103.html>.

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