BMH.E.10.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
c. September 15th 1927
Chumbi Valley Region > Tangka La
85 x 113
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'E 10' has been written on the left edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 31/07/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet E']: 'Looking towards summit' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 - an encampment of yak grazers, three miles from the summit of the Tangka-La. Various views of the encampment, the yaks, dzo (6) and the valley around' [MS 29/07/2006]
Other Information - Dates: For dating of image, see A. J. Hopkinson Archive, OIOC British Library, Mss Eur D998/54, Journal Letters from Gyantse and Various Camps, 1927-28, commencing September 15th 1927, Camp Tangka La, page 1 [MS 31/07/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Yak graziers in the Tangka La" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.E.10.1.html>.
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