S. S. Komagata Maru

   

SASI number: 

2016.003.013 

Title: 

S. S. Komagata Maru. 

Date: 

Jul. 1914. 

Description: 

1 photograph : b&w ; of passengers of the Komagata Maru standing at the bow of the ship. The side of the ship below them has text that reads, "KOMAGATA MARU." Above the text are three Japanese characters. The anchor chain goes from a whole in the bow and is taught towards the bottom of the image. Another large ship is visible in the background on the left side of the photograph. 

Creator/Source: 

James Luke Quiney (photographer). 

General Material Designation: 

Graphic material. 

Dimensions: 

1 photograph : b&w ; 800 ppi. 

Repository: 

City of Vancouver Archives - James Luke Quiney fonds. 

Identifier number: 

AM1584-: CVA 7-122 

URL: 

http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/s-s-komagata-maru 

Rights: 

Public domain. 

Subjects: 

British Columbia-Vancouver. 

Crowds-1910-1920.
Emigration and immigration. 

Komagata Maru Incident, 1914-Pictorial works.
Refugees.