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Title:  China Prayer mills [Title from recto of mount.]
Alternate Title: Roofed gate with two prayer wheels in the snow
Item Identifier:  2797 (original library accession)
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Purdom, William (1880-1921), photographer
Date:  1911-10 - 1911-12
Dimensions:  16.5 x 10.5 cm.
Topics:  gates; snow; prayer wheels
Nationality/Culture:  Tibetan
Materials/Techniques:  gelatin silver process on paper
Note:  Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
General: China. Prayer mills, village gate entrance, Tow river district. Photo by Wm. Purdom, 1909-1911. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]
Location:  Gansu Sheng, China
Tao River Valley, Gansu Sheng, China
Copyright:  Copyright 2003, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.
Related Information:  Photographs of William Purdom - 1909-1912
Use Restrictions:  Arnold Arboretum/Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain):Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library Archives. Contact repository for permissions and fees.
Repository:  Arnold Arboretum/Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain)
Record Identifier: olvwork271196

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