National Geographic : 1949 Sep
© National Geographic Society Ansco Color U.S.Marine Corps, Official, by Lt. David D. Duncan Waiting for the Tientsin Train to Arrive, Ricksha Boys Stand Beside Their Two-wheeled Taxis atPeiping's East Station Each ricksha bears a license number, just like automobiles. For 10 cents, U. S. money, a passenger could ride anywhere inthe city. Peacetime travelers made connections here for Manchuria, Korea, and Moscow. Radio towers rise from the former United States Marine Barracks, occupied bythe Japanese during the war but now vacated.