Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Commercial Plan of Shanghai (1915)

This wonderfully detailed plan of Shanghai (1915) is available in super high-res at UWM. It includes a bird's-eye view of the Chinese City:

The map does not make a lot of distinction between buildings, but here is the French water tower:

Image: Famille Chollot (Virtual Shanghai).

Tags: 1910s, 1915, aerial, map, shanghai

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