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Find out more about early postcards in China
We have an growing group of images by Hartung's Photo Shop
one of Beijing's most prominent studios in the 1930s.
An unusual set of Beijing views from 1898 are signed by the painter C. Wink.
A number of very beautiful cards were handmade,
often by Chinese immigrants in the US.