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Hong Kong Central 1920's

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1925

Gloucester Hotel

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1948

Interesting picture of the hotel showing deep set balconys around the building that presumably gave access to each of the hotel's guest rooms

1910s Gooseneck bridge

Text on Flickr: Gooseneck bridge at the canal street, Wanchai c. 1910.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1910

1950 Yee Wo Street

Title on Flickr: 1950 Hennessy Road. Actually, it's Yee Wo Street looking west.

Comment on Flickr: The white 4-storey building at the background was the Waldorf Hotel 華都飯店.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1950

Queen’s Road East - Corner of Arsenal Street

Text on Flickr: Posted Hong Kong Nov. 1909.

This is the building where the Daibutsu store appeared later. On this one A. Hing Photographer advertises his business. The sign is also visible on many other posts, also on the latest one dated 1926. This photographer is unknown to me.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1909

Banks at Queen's Road Central

I believe the following buildings are on the image: Left is Princes's Building, extreme right is Bank of Canton, then moving left to Chartered Bank, then HSBC Headquarters (3rd gen), and old Bank of China.

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1962

Des Voeux Road Central

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1941

View the original, larger copy of this image at the UWM website: http://collections.lib.uwm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/agsphoto/id/16257

Des Voeux Road Central - General Post Office

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1941

View the original, larger copy of this image at the UWM website: http://collections.lib.uwm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/agsphoto/id/16256

Des Voeux Road Central

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1941

View the original, larger copy of this image at the UWM website: http://collections.lib.uwm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/agsphoto/id/16255

Hailing a bus, Hong Kong, 1945

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

Uploaded from "University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China",  reference number: EV-s21. Uploaded with kind permission by the University of Bristol.

Caption on photograph
Street Scene. "Hong Kong" December 1945.

Des Voeux Road.

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