Three pagodas with buildings and mountains behind, Yunnan, China, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 13, 2019

Three pagodas with buildings and mountains behind, Yunnan, China, 1922

Three pagodas with buildings and mountains behind

[China (Yunnan)] Alternate Title: Three pagodas with buildings and mountains behind Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock, 1884-1962, American, Austrian Yunnan Sheng, China May 4, 1922 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled in Asia from 1920 until […]

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Katu women in the street at Mohei, Yunnan, China, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
December 12, 2018

Katu women in the street at Mohei, Yunnan, China, 1922

Katu women in the street at Mohei, Yunnan, China

[China (Yunnan)] Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian)Mohei, Yunnan, ChinaMarch 19, 1922 A larger version of this image is available in Hollis Images. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled in Asia from 1920 until 1949 collecting plants for various institutions including the U.S. Department of […]

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China’s flowers, 1922-1949

by Ashley Yeager for The Scientist
June 4, 2018

Tilia tomentosa, Arnold Arboretum, 1945

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 29, 2018

Tilia tomentosa, Arnold Arboretum, 1945

Tilia tomentosa

Tilia tomentosa, Arnold Arboretum, 1945 [Title from recto of mount.] Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States September 1945 Tilia tomentosa, also known as silver linden in the United States and silver lime in the United Kingdom, is a species of flowering plant in the family […]

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The mighty Amnyi Machen Range, Tibet, 1926

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
December 21, 2017

The mighty Amnyi Machen Range, Tibet, 1926

The mighty Amnyi Machen Range, Tibet, 1926

Tibet (Amnyi Machen). The mighty Amnyi Machen Range. [Title from recto of photo mount.] Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) A’nyêmaqên Mountains, Qinghai Sheng, China July 20, 1926 [Date from Diary.] A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. “It was a difficult climb to the summit […]

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Man in native dress carrying sticks. China, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 31, 2017

Man in native dress carrying sticks. China, 1922

Man in native dress carrying sticks

[China (Yunnan)] Alternate Title: Full body view of man in native dress carrying sticks Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Yunnan Sheng, China May 10, 1922 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled […]

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Man in native dress performing religious dance. China, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 9, 2017

Man in native dress performing religious dance. China, 1922

Man in native dress performing religious dance

[China (Yunnan)] Alternate Title: Man in native dress performing religious dance Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Yunnan Sheng, China September 1922 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled in Asia from 1920 […]

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Caravan of pack animals in front of buildings, Yunnan, China, 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 29, 2017

Caravan of pack animals in front of buildings, Yunnan, China, 1922

Caravan of pack animals in front of buildings, Yunnan, China, 1922

[China (Yunnan)] Alternate Title: Caravan of pack animals in front of buildings Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Yunnan Sheng, China March 10, 1922 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled in Asia […]

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Joseph Rock with Nashi assistants, China 1925

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
January 12, 2017

Joseph Rock with Nashi assistants, China 1925

Joseph Rock with Nashi assistants, China 1925

China, Kan-su (Pei-ta-t’ung). J. F. Rock with some of his Nashi assistants. [Title from recto of mount.] Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Haomen, Gansu Sheng, China November 14, 1925 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. “Near the top which we reached […]

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Moso wizard, Yunnan China 1922

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
December 15, 2016

Moso wizard, Yunnan China 1922

Moso wizard, Yunnan China 1922

[China (Yunnan)] Alternate Title: Man in native dress performing religious dance Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962, American, Austrian) Yunnan Sheng, China September 1922 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Joseph Charles Francis Rock (1884–1962) was, among many things, an explorer. He traveled in […]

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