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1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Woman meditating on a docked sampan

China - A woman sitting cross-legged seems to be meditating on a docked sampan. Laundry hangs all over the boat. Coils of ropes are at her side.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Boats and skiffs in Macau harbor

China - A group of covered skiffs, some with pieces of clothing spread out on the covers, is in the foreground of this photograph. A woman helps a child travel into or out of a skiff nearby. Many more larger vessels are docked. In the background are more boats in the harbor.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Turnip sellers

China - Women laugh and chat near a basket filled with turnips. One woman arranges a large scale in order to weigh the baskets. Nearby a pot sits on a make-shift stove. Laundry hangs on poles behind the stove.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Turnip sellers

China - Women chat near baskets filled with turnips. One woman arranges a large scale in order to weigh the baskets.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Priest in a funeral procession

China - A priest with head bowed walks behind a litter decorated with red, white and blue flags. People watch as the funeral marches along the street.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Pottinger Street in Hong Kong

China - The steps up Pottinger Street from Queens Road go past several shops with awnings. People walk up and down the steps. Some are looking into the shops.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Kowloon street scene

China - A double-decker bus, several cars and bicycles ride past apartment houses on this busy boulevard in Kowloon.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Men selling used furniture

China - Men stand and sit around an area of the sidewalk where used furniture is displayed. One man is squatting, and seems to be smoking a long wooden pipe. Nearby is a gate into a school yard, at which children huddle. Behind this can be seen dwellings. This is the eleventh of a series of photographs Halpern took in order to document the life of a single street corner over a period o... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Man carrying wood

China - A man carrying two hammocks of firewood balanced on a bamboo pole over his shoulder walks past a workshop colored bright yellow with red lettering on it, which may be a tailoring shop. On the roof is a dwelling where a woman can be seen. Next to the shop is an area where used furniture is displayed. A group of men cluster around something. People walk down the street. T... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1957

Halpern, Joel Martin

Docked junk and sampan

China - Two boats, a junk and a sampan are docked next to one another. Laundry hangs on the halyard and sheets. In the background is Hong Kong harbor, where modern ships sail.

Joel M. Halpern Papers