BMH.A.92.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
December 1926 - February 1927?
Chumbi Valley Region > Yatung > School
85 x 113
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
Manual Catalogues - 'A92' has been written on the right edge of the negative in black ink [MS 13/05/2006]
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: "School at Sha-sim-ma". The number 1 has been written on the front top right corner in pencil. [MS 26/06/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet A - A. J. Hopkinson ICS Gyantse via Siliguri]: 'Ditto [School - SHA-SI-MA]' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] 'School at Yatung - pupils are Nepalese and Lepchas - the latter Sikkim natives - the girls in headscarves, for instance' [MS 20/04/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "School children at Yatung" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.A.92.1.html>.
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