Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

The Lombard Street of Shanghai...

...was the nickname of Kiukiang Road (Jiujiang Road 九江路) in the second half of the 1920s. Also, comparisions were made with Wall Street, depending on the journalist's provenance, one suspects.

Bank of East Asia, at the southwest corner of Sichuan Road and Jiujiang Road.

Tags: bank, international settlement, jiujiang road, sichuan road

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