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Almanac by the Beijing Light Society

Date(s)
1927

The Beijing Light Society founded in late 1923(Kent 2013). A group of students and professor in Peking University who loved photography triggered the birth of the association. In 1927, they made the first photography almanac in China. In 1927, they made the first photography almanac in China (The Light Society). It is the first photography almanac in Chinese history.

Sources
"The History of the Light Society." The Light Society. Access May 10, 2018, http://light-society.com/archives/11#

Kent, Richard. "Early Twentieth-Century Art Photography in China: Adopting, Domesticating, and Embracing the Foreign." University of Michigan. Spring 2013. Access May 10, 2018. https://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/tap/7977573.0003.204/--early-twentieth-century-art-photography-in-china-adopting?rgn=main;view=fulltext

Photographs:
"Members of the Beijing Light Society." University of Michigan. Access May 10, 2018. https://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/tapic/x-7977573.0003.204-00000003/1?subview=detail;view=entry

"The Cover Page." China Photographic Publishing House. Access May 10, 2018, http://www.cpph.com/29399

"The English Cover Page." China Photographic Publishing House. Access May 10, 2018, http://www.cpph.com/29399
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