Tibetans watching a horse race from their trucks at a summer festival east of Xiaquka, 2000

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 9, 2019

Tibetans watching a horse race from their trucks at a summer festival east of Xiaquka, 2000

Tibetans watching a horse race from their trucks at a summer festival east of Xiaquka [Xagquka]

Tibetans watching a horse race from their trucks at a summer festival east of Xiaquka [Xagquka] Photograph by Richard H. Ree, 1973- Highway 317 from Qamdo to Lhasa, Tibet, China August 11, 2000 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Richard H. Ree received his Ph.D. from Harvard in 2001 and […]

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Hydrangea at Basong Hu, China, 2000

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 28, 2019

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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Audience at a Tibetan summer festival in Daocheng [Rubu], 1998

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 18, 2016

Audience at a Tibetan summer festival in Daocheng [Rubu], 1998

Audience at a Tibetan summer festival in Daocheng [Rubu]

Audience at a Tibetan summer festival in Daocheng [Rubu] Photograph by Richard H. Ree (1973-) Rubu, Daocheng Xian, Sichuan Sheng, China June 30, 1998 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Richard H. Ree received his Ph.D. from Harvard in 2001 and became assistant curator in […]

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Two Tibetan women and two festival tents at a summer festival northwest of Zogang, 2000

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 4, 2016

Two Tibetan women and two festival tents at a summer festival northwest of Zogang, 2000

Tibertan women

Two Tibetan women and two festival tents at a summer festival northwest of Zogang [Wangda] Photograph by Susan L. Kelley (1954-) Zogang Xian, Tibet, China July 19, 2000 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. Susan L. Kelley is the former Manager of Biodiversity of the […]

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Tibetan women at summer horserace festival, 2000

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 2, 2016

Tibetan women at summer horserace festival, 2000

Tibetan women at summer horserace festival, 2000

Two Tibetan women, one spinning a prayer wheel, at a summer horserace festival east of Xiaquka [Xagquka] Photograph by Susan L. Kelley (1954-) Xagquka, Biru Xian, Xagquka, Tibet, China August 11, 2000 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s HOLLIS+ catalog. Susan L. Kelley is the former Manager of Biodiversity of […]

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Tibetan house built of wood and stone in Sêrtar Xian, China 1997

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
October 29, 2015

Tibetan house built of wood and stone in Sêrtar Xian, China 1997

Tibetan house in Sertar [Seke]

Tibetan house in Sêrtar [Seke] Photograph by Richard Ree (1973-) Seke, Sêrtar Xian, Sichuan Sheng, China September 1997 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s HOLLIS+ catalog. Richard H. Ree received his Ph.D. from Harvard in 2001 and became assistant curator in the botany department of the Field Museum of Natural […]

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China – Tibetan children

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
August 20, 2015

China – Tibetan children

Tibetan girl carrying small child

China – Tibetan children [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Girl carrying small child Photograph by William Purdom (1880-1921) 1909-1911 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s HOLLIS+ catalog. Read more about the life and travels of William Purdom and other plant explorers in our Image Collection. The Archive Collection […]

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Tibetans standing next to a vehicle at summer festival 2000

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
July 16, 2015

Picturing People: The Photographs of William Purdom

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 24, 2014

Picturing People: The Photographs of William Purdom

Charcoal carriers, China

William Purdom (1880–1921) was born in Heversham, Westmoreland, England. He worked in nurseries for Low & Sons in Enfield and later for James Veitch at Coombe Wood, Surrey where he learned the horticultural trade. In 1902, he became a sub-foreman of the Arboretum Nurseries at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and in 1905 enrolled at […]

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