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    Posted 7 years ago

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    Vintage photos of the US 15th infatry on tour in Tientsin China 1911
    9 Pictures in total
    6 Postcards
    3 Photos


    1. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      Interesting photographs of US soldiers training.

      The Boxer Rebellion and resulting "Peace Keeping" missions in China are unknown to most Americans.

    2. LSOB1974 LSOB1974, 7 years ago
      Yes Scott these are the sort of things that can be forgot about. History can be cruel.
    3. Chrisnp Chrisnp, 7 years ago
      Unknown to most Americans, but when I was in China I picked up a book of reproduced photos of this "period of imperialist occupation."
    4. LSOB1974 LSOB1974, 7 years ago
      Hi Chris will put some other postcards and photos on
    5. LSOB1974 LSOB1974, 7 years ago
      Hi there looking to know how rare these postcards and photos are and does anyone know much about these
    6. scottvez scottvez, 7 years ago
      I wouldn't call these rare. They are desirable for collectors-- esp. the real photographs.

      They would be much more desirable if they were during the actual Boxer Rebellion instead of the peace keeping years.


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