Locke Former Residence
a distance of ten miles north of the Old Town of Lijiang Snow
Song Yuhu village administrative villages, then to the village
where Locke former residence. 1922, American Austrians Joseph
Locke (1884-1962), the United States, National Geographic
explorer, writer, photographer and other identity, from the
Thai-Myanmar border into China, Yunnan, and then removed from
southern Yunnan Simao Northwest Yunnan Lijiang, Yulong since
lived in the next 27 years, most of the time lived in the
village of Yuhu snow song.
Locke former residence in a Naxi-style courtyard.
There are two-story house, Lijiang
tours is now on display Locke deeds exhibition, which displays
some of the photos and captions. . Locke lived on the second
floor is a bedroom for 27 years.
Locke to Yuhu Snow Village Song stronghold
in northwestern Yunnan collected tens of thousands of plant
specimens and a lot of seeds, shooting thousands of pieces
of rare photographs of plants and customs, while the translation
of hundreds of the Dongba scriptures, described the chopsticks
Southwest China Naxi ancient kingdom , Naxi language English
Encyclopedia and other great works, so that anthropologists
themselves into the botanist. His knowledge of the expedition
and a steady stream of returning American precious photos,
very influential in the National Geographic Magazine published.