Sun Yat-sen in Canada, 1911


Sun Yat-sen (1866 – 1925; Traditional Chinese: 孫逸仙; simplified Chinese: 孙逸仙), also known as Sun Wen (孫文; 孙文) and Sun Zhongshan (孫中山; 孙中山), was the major revolutionary leader of China between 1894 and 1925. He was the first president and founding father of the Republic of China "Nationalist China". As the foremost pioneer of Republic of China, Sun is referred to as the "Father of the Nation" in the Republic of China (ROC), and the "forerunner of democratic revolution" in the People's Republic of China. Sun played an instrumental role in the overthrow of the Qing dynasty during the Xinhai Revolution.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Identifier
  • Sun Yat-sen in Canada, 1911
Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 black and white photograph
Alternative title
  • 孫逸仙像(孙中山)
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 49.24966, -123.11934
Physical repository Collection
  • Victoria’s Chinatown, a gateway to the past and present of Chinese Canadians
Provider Genre Is referenced by Date digitized
  • 2012
Technical note
  • Cataloguing metadata provided by MH. Migration metadata by MT.
  • This material is made available on this site for research and private study only. Contact UVic Archives for access to the original resource and for reproduction requests fee for reproductions.
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