Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item CUMB_981.345.009 - Chinese Burial Ceremony at Gravesite of Chun (1894-1959)

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Chinese Burial Ceremony at Gravesite of Chun (1894-1959)

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CA CUMB CUMB_981.345.009

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  • 1960 (Creation)

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1 photograph; no negative; black and white print.

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A Chinese burial ceremony at the gravesite of Chun is depicted in this photograph, showing wine, fruit, and pork. The headstone dates (1894-1959).

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McNEIL, H. 1981


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The right vertical inscription: Canton Province, Taishan (Toisan) County
The middle vertical inscription: Mr. Chen Biaowen’s grave
The left vertical inscription: Yuhuai Village, Fengqi Alley

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178.3 KiB


September 3, 2015 9:47 AM

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