Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

Happy Easter greetings from old Shanghai

1936 – a Happy Easter photo collage by the Russian photography artist Leonid Skvirsky:

1851 – First press mention of Easter festivities in Shanghai:

1927 – Easter Plumes, the cover of the China Press:

1929 – view of the isle of the Holy Trinity Cathedral (now rarely seen by public):

1931 – Easter pageant at the Moore Memorial Church:

1933 – Cover of the North-China Sunday News:

1933 – Easter pageants in the Community Church:

1934 – Easter fashion:

1935 – Racing at Kiangwan over the Easter weekend:

1951 – a secular and practial celebration:

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