A series of historical images by renowned Scottish photographer John Thomson offer insights into a long lost Hong Kong between 1868 and 1872.
Thomson settled in Hong Kong in 1868 and set up a studio at the Commercial Bank building.
He spent the next four years documenting communities and landscapes around China and travelled extensively through then Canton, Peking and Shanghai.
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