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Hong Kong in pictures and video clips 1951-53
Returning after day's toil
Our new office in Marina House, Queen's Road Central
Hong Kong Central 1950 VIDEO
Statue square and Cricket Club VIDEO
Staying as paying guest at Ho Man Tin Hill Road, Kowloon
Colleagues at Statue Square
Enjoying newly introduced LP records
The bank Dutch staff. Me on the right.
Buddhist monastry on Lantau island.
Our Vauxhall proved to be quirky.
Our first car, a Vauxhal 12.
The office staff in 1952
De nieuwe 16mm Bolex
(salto) Taking a dip
Protest marches in Kowloon
Holiday cruise to Japan
Photo: Latest purchase: Oldsmobile Convertible
Video clip: Office outing (click)
Video clip: Typhoon scourges Hong Kong waterfront
Video clip: Price winning film 'Rain'
Photo: Filming an entertainment evening for the crew of a Dutch destroyer on its return from Korea.
Film evening with new Ampro projector and synchronous taperecorder
Video clip: Enormous fire in squatters village, Kowloon, 1953
Slide: Fishing village along the coast
My video clips 1949 - 2007 on YouTube
My 125 Hong Kong/Macau video clips 1949/61 on YouTube
Recommended reading: Booth, Martin: Gweilo. Memories of a Hong Kong Childhood (2005)
On the web since 7 December 2006. Revised 2nd Oct 2020.
© Michael Rogge 2015
Recapitulation of previous pages with photos and clips
The above photos also appear in my autobiography in Dutch:
Hong Kong. De jaren 1951 - 52
Hong Kong 1953
A collection of my photo's of Hong Kong Kong in the fifties was shown in 2010 in the Tao Evolution Gallery,
13 Circular Pathway, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong. My photobook 'Hong Kong in the fifties' is still for sale.