Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item Picture 2 - Chinese graveyard markers

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Chinese graveyard markers

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CA CHL CHL_AM 257-File 5-Picture 2

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  • [1979] (Creation)
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    Chilliwack, BC

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1 copy photograph

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Black and white copy photograph showing two large stones in a lawn side by side, each with Chinese writing engraved.

Signatures: "Photo of stones marking site of festivities at Chinese graveyard. Also located at Little Mountain with Chung's parents - the stones were at one time on top of a small hill next to the tree on left, but the hill was levelled and the stones were moved." Written on back of the photograph.

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  • Chinese

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No reproduction without prior written permission of the Chilliwack Museum and Archives.

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The Chinese text on the gravemarker on the right side:
1. vertical line in the middle: Grave of deceased friends
2. vertical line on the right: The Kuiyou year of the Republic of China (i.e. 1933)
3. vertical line on the left: Renovated in Lunar October

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AM_257_File_5__2_.jpg

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318.9 KiB

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December 7, 2015 2:42 PM

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