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Rock seated with several people, some in traditional dress

The magistrate Mr. Li and his staff with Baer and myself at the Yamen at Puerhfu, China. Photo by J.F. Rock, March 15, 1922. [Information from label in photograph album.] 10.5 x 16 cm. Gelatin silver process.

[China (Yunnan)]

Alternate Title: Rock seated with several people, some in traditional dress
Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian)
Yunnan Sheng, China
March 15, 1922

A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s HOLLIS+ catalog.

Many thousands more Botanical and Cultural Images of Eastern Asia, details on the life and travels of Joseph Rock, and of other plant explorers are available in our Image Collection.

The Archive Collection of the Arnold Arboretum also holds the Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962) papers, 1922-1962.

The library’s Joseph Rock exhibit is on display in our Visitor Center now through August.

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