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The Old Shanghai Circa 40 Years Ago

The Old Shanghai Circa 40 Years Ago

If there is a time machine, do you want to return 1975 and see what the old Shanghai was like?

Children's Palace

The Children’s Palace in Jing’an District was built in 1924.

 

Bianzi Bus

Old people often call them “Bianzi Bus”(辫子车).

 

Sailing boats

Sailing boats on the Huangpu River

 

The Bund

The Bund (Wai Tan) in 1980s

 

Street lovers

Street lovers

 

motorcycle

In 1983, the motorcycle was called “Jialing”(嘉陵) or “qingqi”(轻骑).

 

The pliceman

The pliceman controlled traffic lights.

 

ShangHai Railway Station

Shanghai Railway Station in the early 80’s

 

Old San Francisco Streets

Old San Francisco Streets

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