Chung Hwa Book Company – HK branch opened 1927

Chung Hwa Book Company was founded in Shanghai in 1912. Its Hong Kong branch, opened in 1927 and became Chung Hwa Book Company (Hong Kong) Ltd. in 1988.

Chung Kwa Book Company - printing plant To Kwa Wan 1933

Chung Kwa Book Company – printing plant, Ma Hang Chung Road, To Kwa Wan 1933

Elizabeth Ride has sent the following BAAG reports about the company during the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong, World War Two.

Chung Wah Book Company BAAG report 18.11.42

 

KWIZ #72 27.10.44

Chung Wah Book Company BAAG KWIZ#72 27.10.44

 

Chung Wah Book Company BAAG KWIZ#72 27.10.44 contd Chung Wah Book Company BAAG KWIZ#72 27.10.44 contd

 

KWIZ #76 24.11.44

Chung Hwa Book Company KWIZ #76 24.11.44

See:

  1. Biography of Master Shek Plate-making master, Chung Hwa Book Co Ltd Printing Works. Courtesy of the Hong Kong Memory project.
  2. The Hong Kong Memory Project – Home Page
  3. Chung Hwa Book Company website

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