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Military Might Across the Years

An exhibit using sample content from the Chinese Diaries, Film and Secretary Hand collections

This exhibit was developed using a selection of content drawn from a number of different collections, including the Chinese Diaries, Film and Secretary Hand collections, which features both images and excerpts from a number of compound objects.

It showcases new functionality that debuted with the July release which allows users to build virtual exhibits using existing assets alongside ancillary content in a fresh format.

An exhibit using sample content from the Chinese Diaries, Film and Secretary Hand collections

"The Armies of Li and Song Defeat Foreign Soldiers" is an early 20th-century Chinese print. Using woodblock, the full-coloured battle scene depicts the Boxer rebellion which occurred in China in 1900. The illustration was done in the style of a Chinese New Year print.

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