Photographs

Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Floyd, William Pryor

Title:

Happy Valley, looking north

Date:

c.1869

Medium:

albumen print

Size:

19 x 27 cm

Description:

A view of Happy Valley looking north from above Wong Nai Chong village. In the distance is Morrison Hill and beyond is Victoria Harbour.

 

The photograph was taken by the British photographer, William Pryor Floyd, who had a studio in Hong Kong 1868 - 1874.

 

Floyd had earlier worked in Macau from 1865 but lost all his equipment in a fire in 1866 before moving to Hong Kong.

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Item Code:

P5667

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