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Dr. Chao-Ming Chen and unidentified woman

Description

Dr. Chao-Ming Chen seated beside an unidentified woman, both examining a scroll. The woman is likely Dr. Chen's wife, Hsiu Lien Chen. Natives of Fuzhou, China, the Chens immigrated to the United States in 1920 and were longtime residents of Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Chen was a community leader, an instructor in Chinese language and literature at Johns Hopkins University, and an importer of Asian art objects.

Date

1958-03

Collection Number

B##

Dimensions

5 x 7 inches

Object ID

B502-B

Extent

1 negative (from group of 3)

Catalog Number

B502

Resource ID

8525

Notes

This collection is part of the larger Baltimore City Life Museum Collection, transferred to the Maryland Historical Society (now Maryland Center for History and Culture) in 1998.

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.