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South west view off Canton (1810).

South west view off Canton (1810).
South west view off Canton.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PU0053
Description: Canton or Guanzhou on the Pearl River is the capital of the province of Guangdong. The Cantonese-speaking people were at the forefront of Chinese migration to the tinmines of Malaya and the goldrush of Australia and California.
Creator: W& T Daniell from 'A Picturesque voyage to India by way of China, 1810'
Date: 1810
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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