An except from Roving Through Southern China (1925), by Harry Alverson Franck
Posts from This Journal “1920s” Tag
1937. The sandbagged building in the center is the Overseas Chinese Banking Corp., to the left of it is a large parking lot, then goes the Ezra…
Arcades, boarding houses, pensions, apartments, attics and "pencil cases"... Link to the article in Chinese: 拱廊、游廊、寄宿公寓：老上海的俄侨住房…
Link to the article in Chinese: 俄中关系溯源：老上海的俄罗斯餐厅 Kavkaz restaurant on Avenue Joffre. Image: Jack Birns for LIFE, 1949.