Shanghai Police



Shanghai Police

Passing out of the gates at the government offices, the Shanghai police pass in full view on their way to their respective stations.

The Phonoscope, 08/1898

Shanghai Police

Just coming from inspection at the government office. Europeans, Punjabis, and Chinamen, both mounted and afoot. Crowds of open-mouthed spectators watch the parade.

Edison 03/1900.


1 Edison n.c. (MU 515).  
2 James White. Frederick Blechynden  
3 06-10/04/1898. © Thomas A. Edison, 22/06/1898 50 ft
4 Chine. Shanghai.