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Qing Dynasty photos: The best old photos of China , amazing old maps of China, eunuchs of Imperial China , the dramatic Henan famine in 1942 , Lost City Shicheng found underwater ,  episodes of cannibalism in China during the famine , lotus feet , torture in ancient China , old pictures of Tibet , boxers during late Qing dynasty , the history of Chinese prostitution , Chinese opium-smockers paintings of the Ming and Qing DynastiesHistory of Chinese Diaspora in America. Chinese Folklore: Chinese hell images and description , Chinese spirits and demons , Black magic in China , Tibetan sky burial picturesTraditional Paintings of Chinese DragonsPaintings of Demons and Mythological Creatures of the Chinese Folklore. 1890-1934: Xinhai revolution (1911 revolution of China) pictures65 rare images of old China by Maurice-Louis BrangerChinese during World War I in France The curious case of mr Alfred Raquez, a Parisian fugitive on the run in the Far East , Amazing Japanese war prints of the Sino-Japanese war. Second Sino-Japanese War and World War II: Unit 731 part 1 and 2 , Japanese officer committing seppuku , Liberation of Shanghai (1949) , The Chinese Flying Tigers & The American Flying Tigers. Mao Era pictures: Sino-Soviet images , Propaganda during Cultural Revolution , Propaganda for Chinese children during Cultural RevolutionThe beginning of the Cultural Revolution , the trains of MaoCultural revolution memorabilia , the Great Tangshan earthquake. After 1978: 30 beautiful pictures of a traditional Chinese saunaPictures of the war of China against Vietnam , 40 years of history of China , China in the '80s , Chinese Space Program photostoryThe colors of China: 30 years of China’s history in pictures , 14 Flags of China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau. Ethnic minorities: The Ahxia walking marriage of the Mosuo People , The history of Yunnan Topics: photos of ancient china, historical photographs archive,oldest photos of china, history of photography in china, ancient china photos

Two teams of Chinese scientists have begun study of a species of spider with a long tail, which is found in amber at least 100 million years old. The Chimerarachne found in Myanmar fills a gap in the evolution of...
There are about 4,705,700 Yi people in Yunnan. Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture and Honghe Hani Autonomous Prefecture are places most compactly inhabited by the Yis in Yunnan. Yi people live primarily in rural areas of Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou, and Guangxi,...
United China Relief was founded in 1941 in New York City for the purpose of raising funds to aid the Chinese people during times of national crisis. The main function of United China Relief was to provide funds for the...
The jesuits in China - A Franciscan mission settled in China in the thirteenth century, during the Mongolian Yuan dynasty. When that dynasty was overthrown (1368), the missionaries had to leave the country. The oldest traces of Christianity in Chinese civilization...
Bali Village (八里), in Malipo County (麻栗坡县), Yunnan, was an important battlefield during the China-Vietnam war of 1978. In that year, Chinese planted near 1 million mines along this front. More than 200 villagers in Bali were injured by ordinary landmines,...
Giuseppe Castiglione (郎世宁; Lángshìníng) (19 July 1688 – 17 July 1766), was an Italian Jesuit missionary and an artist at the imperial court of three emperors – the Kangxi, Yongzheng and Qianlong emperors. He painted in a style that is a...
Ma Yuan (馬遠; Mǎ Yuǎn; c. 1160–65 – 1225) was an influential Chinese landscape painter of the Song dynasty. His works, together with that of Xia Gui (夏珪), formed the basis of the Ma-Xia School of painting, and are considered...
Steam locomotive was central to the Industrial Revolution. For the first time in history, goods were transported by something other than the muscle of man or animal. However, it was replaced by diesel locomotives and electric locomotives in the twentieth century. Except...
Mangtuan is the most famous village in Mengding, Lincang, Yunnan, for making white cotton paper of a kind of bark as raw material called Maisha in the Dai language. The production consists of 5 stages such as soaking, steaming,...
Cangyuan cliff paintings (沧源崖画) discovered in the Mengdong River reaches of Cangyuan County were dated back to about 3,000 years ago. These paintings, which are major historical and cultural sites under protection, are rich in content, succinct in design,...

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