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1974-02-044
One of the "roads" in the floating city.
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 


1974-02-045
The "Boat People"
- a water taxi is getting boarded in Aberdeen Harbour, Hong Kong, - April 04. 1974 -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 
 


1974-02-046
Taking a break - -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


1974-02-047
The "Boat People"
- a grandmother leaves the floating city for a shopping trip ashore, - Aberdeen Harbour, - April 04.1974 -
(Take note of the beautiful wooden drums. They are for fish, - each marked with the owners names.)
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


1974-02-048
Grandma going ashore, - while junior takes a nap - -
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


1974-02-049
The "Boat People"
- a water taxi waits for customers in Aberdeen Harbour, - Hong Kong -, April 04. 1974 -
(Take note of the funny small passenger seats in the sampan.)
(Photography © Karsten Petersen)
 
 


1977-02-088
The "Floating City" in Aberdeen Harbour, - Hong Kong-, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-087
The "Floating City", - Aberdeen Harbour, Hong Kong, - March 27. 1997
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)

Take note of the many wooden boat yards, - in the center, - in the lower left side and to the upper right side of the picture. All surrounded by fishing junks and permanently moored junks where the "Boat People" live - -
 
 


1977-02-086
The many wooden boat yards at Ap Lei Chau island, - Aberdeen Harbour, - Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-092
From the "Floating City" in Aberdeen Harbour, March 27. 1977.
- here a view of the "Jumbo" restaurant, - one of the huge floating restaurants in the harbour -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-093
The "Tai Pak" floating restaurant, - March 27. 1977 -
- in Aberdeen Harbour, - Aberdeen, Hong Kong -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-094
The "Floating City" in Aberdeen Harbour, - Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977
- a view of the "Floating City" and the huge floating restaurant "Jumbo" in the middle of it all -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-097
The "Boat People"
- from the "Floating City" in Aberdeen Harbour, - Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-098
The "Boat People"
- from the "Floating City" in Aberdeen Harbour, - Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-099
The "Boat People"
- from the "Floating City" in Aberdeen Harbour, - Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-02-100
The "Boat People"
- navigating Aberdeen Harbour in their sampan, - Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 


1977-03-001
The "Boat People"
- navigating Aberdeen Harbour in their sampan, - Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-03-002
The "Jumbo" floating restaurant
- the main entrance of the huge "Jumbo" restaurant in Aberdeen Harbour, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-03-003
The floating restaurant, "Jumbo"
- a closer view of the main entrance, - Aberdeen Harbour -, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 


1977-03-006
Aberdeen Harbour detail
- fish drums with markings indicating ownership, - Aberdeen Harbour, Hong Kong -, March 27. 1977 -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen ©)
 
 

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