Tibet (Ketenika). Tibetan nomads.
[Title from recto of photo mount.]
Photograph by Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962), United States, Austria
Ketenika, Qinghai Sheng, China
September 28, 1925
Diary Excerpt from Sept. 28, 1925:
“The clan is known as Shakurj and the whole tribe to which they belong is known as Tabjee. I also photographed their tents with a flock of sheep and the Tibetan family in front.” (66)
[Citation/References: Rock, Joseph Francis Charles, Diary, 1924-1927, vol. 4, Archives, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh Library.]
The Archive Collection of the Arnold Arboretum also holds the Joseph Francis Charles Rock (1884-1962) papers, 1922-1962.
Photographs by Joseph Francis Charles Rock in the Joseph Francis Charles Rock Papers: Copyright © 1924-2003, President and Fellows of Harvard College; all rights reserved. Photographs and images from the collection may be reproduced only with written permission. Contact the Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library of Harvard University, Jamaica Plain for permissions and fees.