New PDF release: A Pictorial Record of the Qing Dynasty - Old Manchu Capital

By Liaoning Provincial Library

ISBN-10: 9814246174

ISBN-13: 9789814246170

For almost 30 years ahead of the Qing forces captured Shanhaiguan, Liaoning have been the political middle of the early Qing executive. furthermore, Liaoning was once the emerging land of the dragon; the place the ancestors of Qing emperors have been buried, consequently, the imperial courtroom hooked up nice significance to the management and improvement of Liaoning.A Pictorial checklist of the Qing Dynasty - outdated Manchu Capital, is compiled through the Liaoning Provincial Library and includes 500-plus photos and work concerning the organizational method of the Liaoning region, its struggle relics, non secular temples, tradition, and schooling in the course of the Qing Dynasty. a number of the pictures or work are taken from first variants or infrequent variations, reminiscent of the 130-volume Shengjing Gazette carved and produced via Wuying Hall.Also incorporated during this name are the gathering of Manchu authentic Seals produced in the course of Emperor Qianlong's reign, the files of the Sino-Japanese warfare released via the japanese Hakubunkan in 1894, the photo Album of Scenes through the Russo-Japanese warfare released in 1906, the full Maps of Paddocks and Kaluns within the Territory of Shengjing, the Blueprint of Lushun Shipyard, the picture Album of old Relics in Shenyang, and lots of more.KEY positive aspects- outdated Manchu Capital is the second one publication of A Pictorial list of the Qing Dynasty sequence. the opposite 3 books are entitled enterprise records (Released may possibly 2008), Rivers and websites, and Manchurian Railway.- includes greater than 500 pictures and work- unique pictures and whole colour

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The major function of these buildings was to store the Siku Quanshu (The Complete Library of the Four Treasures). When the emperors were staying in Shengjing on their inspection tours, they would read books, write poems, watch operas, and hold banquets, apart from holding ceremonies and handling state affairs. 775 The Stage in Shenyang Imperial Palace DATE: Early 20th century Ito Kiyozou SOURCE: Architecture of China, Manchuria, and Mongolia (Osaka Yago Bookstore, 1929) PHOTOGRAPHER: Old Manchu Capital The stage faces north in front of Jiayin Hall.

General of Shengjing had command over the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Fengtian, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Jinzhou, and Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Xiongyue. In 1876, the Deputy Commanderin-Chief of Xingjing was added to the list. They were responsible for commanding the Eight Banners army, garrisoning important cities, frontier castles, and checkpoints. In 1657, the Qing Imperial Court set up Fengtian Prefecture in Shengjing to handle the affairs of the Han people, forming an administrative system in which the Manchu affairs in the Shengjing area were managed by the General of Shengjing and his subordinates while the Han people affairs were managed by the Prefect of Fengtian Prefecture and his subordinates.

The beam columns are all a deep red and decorated with golden flying dragons, blue waves, and white clouds. The roof boards are decorated with sky and cloud patterns. 683 Inside View of Chongzheng Hall in Shenyang Imperial Palace DATE: Early 20th century Photographs Archived by the Museum (Museum of Northeastern China, 1943) SOURCE: The Emperor’s Throne This is a miniature of the emperor’s throne in Qianqing Palace of the Forbidden City built at Emperor Qianlong’s decree. The throne and the screen are decorated with nine dragons and covered with golden paint.

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