Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Beauties from 1929

Images: The Eastern Times Photo Supplement 图画时报.

Tags: 1920s, 1929, magazine, shanghai, women

Posts from This Journal “women” Tag

  • Shanghai on film (1901)

    This dreamy video is making rounds in Shanghai-loving circles. Western women in corsets and wide-legged trousers riding on bicycles are quite…

  • Russians beat the grim record again (1933)

    Katharine Hadley, a Russian woman from Libava (some say, Kazan), came to China in 1917 and worked in cabarets in Harbin, Dairen and Hankow,…

  • Russian centenarians in old Shanghai

    The oldest foreigner in pre-1949 Shanghai was a Russian woman, Agafia Garzey (Агафья Гардзей), who celebrated her 100th birthday on 18 February 1940.…

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