Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva
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Custom House size comparison (1925)


This graphic was published in December 1925 to demonstrate the difference in size between the old Victorian Custom House, built in 1894, and the new building, the work on which started in late 1924.



And indeed, the new one was huge!


Tags: 1920s, 1924, 1925, architecture, custom house, drawing, shanghai
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