China, Kirin Jilin, city panorama

China, Kirin Jilin, city panorama

China, Jilin, city panorama 1902

China. The city of Kirin Jilin. M.Blinov collection (C) and description.
Panoramic view of the city. Photo 1902, personal archive of General Baron A.P. Budberg. It was planned as an illustrative supplement to the Siberian Memories page 319. Published for the first time.
Professionally taken photographs, made by contact printing with glass negative, have dimensions of 146 mm. x 204 mm. (left photo) and 150 mm. x 212 mm. Excellent quality allows the photograph to stretch to large sizes by several meters.
The photo shows:
– Sugnari river and mountains in the background
– buildings on the right bank (? area of ​​military camps)
– railway track and embankment
– barracks or service buildings with Russian officers in beoy tunics.
– watchtower
– flooding in the city center
– residential buildings and some buildings (study required)