Source 5 -Wuchang Uprising Stanley Wyatt Smith (1911) The Hubei Viceroy’s yamen, burned by revolutionaries

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Title

Source 5 -Wuchang Uprising Stanley Wyatt Smith (1911) The Hubei Viceroy’s yamen, burned by revolutionaries

Subject

Wuchang Uprising

Description

This photograph depicts the ruins of a yamen, which was an official's office. The destruction of this yamen was an affront to the Qing Dynasty and monarchical rule. The Wuchang Uprising precipitated several other armed insurrections in late 1911 across several Chinese cities.

Creator

Stanley Wyatt Smith

Source

Historical Photographs of China Bristol

Publisher

https://www.hpcbristol.net/visual/ws01-004

Date

1911

Citation

Stanley Wyatt Smith, “Source 5 -Wuchang Uprising Stanley Wyatt Smith (1911) The Hubei Viceroy’s yamen, burned by revolutionaries,” Chinese History for Teachers, accessed January 28, 2022, https://chinesehistoryforteachers.omeka.net/items/show/88.

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