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Item BARK_1977.0051.0264.1 - Unidentified Chinese man with his arm around an unidentified woman who is smoking a cigarette.

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Unidentified Chinese man with his arm around an unidentified woman who is smoking a cigarette.

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CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1977.0051.0264.1

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Two people, one Chinese the other not. In the background hanging on a wall are two rows of Chinese characters (these may be superimposed on the photo). Translation: "this man leads a happy-go-lucky life, By Mr. Mei". He has his arm around her waist, and she holds a lit cigarette in her right hand. The photograph was found in "THE BRITISH JOURNAL PHOTOGRAPHIC ALMANAC AND Photographers DAILY COMPANION 1915" accession number 977.51.264.

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January 8, 2016 8:25 AM

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