In the background are "struck gas" evaporating sheds built within a short period of time in Ziliujing Qu, Sichuan, China. There were four hundred salt evaporating pans fuelled by natural gas in these sheds.
|Author / Creator||Unknown|
|Format||1 lantern slide : glass, hand color ; 9 x 9 cm.|
|Year||between 1902 and 1905.|
|HKBU Library collection||China Through the Eyes of CIM Missionaries 中國內地會傳教士眼中的中國|
|Keyword(s)||Salt industry and trade Sichuan|
|Library record||View the record in HKBU library catalogue|
Cite this image as: "Salt evaporating shed", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 08/12/2323, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/cim-l004.