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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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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