Proclamation of the People's Republic of China.

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1949, October 1

 

Proclamation of the People's Republic of China by Mao Zedong, at the Gate of Celestial Peace in Tiananmen, October 1, 1949. The photo was taken by Mao's propaganda photographer Hou Bo.

 

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china-profile.com - 30 Sept. 2012