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1872 - Western man

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1872

Subject: Western man
Date: 1872 is noted on the back of the photo in pencil. It may be based on the  photographer's address, 54 Queen's Road, that is printed on the back of the card. Afong was at this address in 1872, see https://gwulo.com/node/31857
Photographer: Afong
Format: carte de visite

Photo courtesy of The Pottinger Hong Kong hotel.

1884 - Maggie Watson Bain

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1884

Subject: A note in ink on the back says "Maggie Watson Bain age 6 months March 1884".
Date: 1884
Photographer: Afong. No address is given, but it shows the negative number was 4833 (or possibly 4855).
Format: carte de visite

Photo courtesy of The Pottinger Hong Kong hotel.

1872 - Capt. M. Dought(y)?, 10th Regt.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1870

Subject: Capt. M. Dought(y)?, 10th Regt.
Date: 1872. 
Photographer: William Pryor Floyd, Wellington & Wyndham Streets
Format: carte de visite

Photo courtesy of The Pottinger Hong Kong hotel.


There's a pencil note on the back of the card: "CAPT M DOUGHT(Y)? 10th Regt. 1872".

The Captain's name is not clear, but the year fits the range of years, 1867-74, that photographer W P Floyd was active in Hong Kong.

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