Photograph of Graduates from Women's Department

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Title

Photograph of Graduates from Women's Department

Subject

Photographs; Portraits, Group; Women; Schools; Girls' schools; Students; Uniforms; Hairstyles; Hairstyles--China--History

Description

This photograph depicts thirteen graduates from the women's department of the True Light Seminary. They all appear to be wearing the same outfit, each with a star on the right (the symbol of the seminary). The hairstyle of the women somewhat resembles the practice of tonsure.

Creator

Unknown

Source

The College of Wooster, Special Collections, A Light in the Land of Sinim: Forty-five Years in the True Light Seminary, 1872-1917 by Harriet Newell Noyes

Publisher

Fleming H. Revell Company

Date

circa 1919

Contributor

Council on Library and Information Resources Hidden Special Collections Grant

Format

JPEG

Type

Still Image

Identifier

noyes_p_images_010

Coverage

late 19th century to early 20th century

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Photograph of Graduates from Women's Department,” Letters from Harriet Noyes: Missionaries and Women's Education in Nineteenth Century China, accessed May 19, 2022, http://noyesletters.org/items/show/55.

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