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Great Wall of China near Peking
Peking (China),
the Great Wall of China (begun under Emperor Qin Shi Huangdi, 220–210 BC; present form dates from the 15th century).

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China and Korea
During his travels across East Asia, Waldemar Abegg photographed the majesty of the Great Wall of China, daily street scenes from Beijing bustling with Chinese monks and labourers, as well as the serenity of the Buddhist temples in Korea.

Share with us this rare glimpse of early 20th century life in East Asia.