Hong Kong


Great Photo of Hong Kong’s Victoria Peak in 1890

Take a look at the great details in this old 1890 photo of Hong Kong’s Victoria Peak. Quite a beautiful photo if you click on it for a larger version. Bird’s-eye view of Hong Kong’s Victoria Peak in 1890 Source:...


Hong Kong’s Old Supreme Court Building in the 1910s

Here’s a great old photo from the 1910s showing the old Hong Kong Supreme Court, now known as the Court of Final Appeal Building. Hong Kong Old Supreme Court Building Source: Library of Congress


What Did Hong Kong’s Waterfront Look Like 100 Years Ago?

Check out this scene from the Hong Kong waterfront about 100 years ago. What a beautiful photo. Don’t miss these other photos we posted for Hong Kong, as well as this cool video. Hong Kong waterfront in the 1910s Source:...

1930s Archival Film Footage of Hong Kong

Here are some more great videos clips of Hong Kong. We posted stuff from 1962 last time, so make sure you don’t miss that. Here is a clip showing Hong Kong harbor. Source: Michael Rogge And here is a clip...

Amazing Film Footage of Hong Kong in 1962

Check out these awesome old clips of Hong Kong from 1962. We found them on YouTube, posted by Michael Rogge, who seems to have a great collection of old Hong Kong film footage. Thanks for posting this great stuff Michael!...


Victoria’s Peak Above Hong Kong in 1901

This photo shows the highest point above Hong Kong, which I believe is Victoria’s Peak. Correct me if I’m wrong. The highest peak above Hong Kong Source: Library of Congress Here’s another beautiful shot of Victoria’s Peak. Victoria’s Peak Source:...


Hong Kong Post Office in Early 20th Century

Here is a wonderful old photograph of the Hong Kong post office around the turn of the 20th century. Early 20th century photo of Hong Kong post office Source: Library of Congress


Hong Kong Harbor in the 1890s

Can you date this photo? The caption says this is Hong Kong harbor between the 1890s and 1920s. The photo shows coolies at work in the harbor. Source: Library of Congress