The Spanish community and the Blas de Lezo officials in Shanghai

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Citación

“The Spanish community and the Blas de Lezo officials in Shanghai,” Archivo China España, 1800-1950, consulta 23 de septiembre de 2021, http://ace.uoc.edu/items/show/156.

Título

The Spanish community and the Blas de Lezo officials in Shanghai

Fecha

1927-3

Descripción

The commander of the cruise Blas de Lezo deployed in Shanghai, Gonzalo de la Puerta, in front of the Majestic Hotel with members of the Spanish community: right of de la Puerta, architect Abelardo Lafuente, consul Manuel Acal y Antonio Ramos (to his left), and other businessmen and religious, including:

Left to Acal, film empresario Antonio Ramos and (second from right end) Gerónimo Candel. In the second row, between Acal and Ramos, first officer Ramón Navia Osorio y Castropol. The group also includes other officers of the cruiser, Augustinian Recollects‎ Tomás Cuevas and Javier Ochoa, Augustinians Pedro Cerezal and Gaudencio Castrillo, and businessmen like Francisco Aboitiz (Sino-Spanish Trading Co.), Santiago Lladó (Shanghai Stucco Co.) and Gerónimo Canda.

The image was obtained by Sam Sanzetti (Semyon Liphshitz), and published in The China Press in March 27. In April 20 it was featured in the cover of El Mercantil from Manila, and on May 3 in ABC from Madrid.

Fuente

ABC (Madrid), 3 de mayo de 1927.

The China Press,
27 de marzo de 1927.

Recurso relacionado

LEONARDO PÉREZ, Álvaro (2019). Abelardo Lafuente García-Rojo (1871-1931), un arquitecto español en China (Madrid: Universidad Alcalá de Henares, unpublished PhD thesis). 

TORO ESCUDERO, Juan Ignacio. España y los españoles en el Shanghai de entreguerras (1918-1939) (Practicum fin de grado, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya), Anejo XVII.

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