Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva
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USS Estes photo archive

The USS Estes web archive – archaic in itself – has some gorgeous photographs and postcards of Shanghai in hi-res. Take this detailed view of the French Bund, around the year 1937:


Close-up:


Or this fabulous view of Avenue Edward VII (now elevated Yan'an Road), taken from the Great World, it seems (also 1937):


Close-up:


See my other posts about useful photo archives here.

Tags: 1930s, 1937, americans, archive, avenue edward, bund, french concession, great world, 延安东路
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