Troops of the Eight nations alliance in 1900 that broke the siege of the Legations Quarter in Peking during the Boxer Rebellion and occupied the Chinese capital in August 1900. Left to right: Britain, United States, Australian, British India,Germany, France, Austria-Hungary, Italy, Japan.
city map of Beijing, published in Beijing in 1937. The map shows a detailed street map of the Chinese Capital, including the city walls, which were torn down in the 1950s. The map was printed during the period of the Chinese Republic, with the left hand column noting that it was published in the 26th year of the Republic of China (26 after the end of the Qing Dynasty in 1911). Looking forward to finding where I lived