The story of the carrying pole

Gangbang de gushi
The story of the carrying pole
1975, December
Shanghai renmin chubanshe (上海人民出版社)
77x53 cm.

A senior worker tells the children of the old days in Shanghai harbor, when all heavy loads had to be carried by dockers using carrying poles. The ship in the background is the Fengqing (风庆).
This is a print from the third edition (July 1976).

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