Group of photos and letters from General Bingdong Yu / Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000 Description: Group of nine photos with Chaing Kai-Shek Soong May-Ling and Bingdong Yu and others.General Bingding Yu's Salary list and four letters.
Soong May-ling was born into one of the wealthiest and most influential families in pre-revolutionary China. Madame Chiang Kai-shek, seen in this 1940 file photo. Her supporters admired her as a force for international friendship and understanding.
Soong Mei-ling; 1897-2003; Soong Mei-ling was a notable Chinese political figure and second wife of the Nationalist Chinese president Chiang Kai-shek. She is also called Madame Chiang Kai-shek. Her family was successful, prosperous, and well- connected: her sister Soong Ch’ing-ling was the wife of Sun Yat-sen, and her brother T. V. Soong was a prominent industrialist and official of the Nationalist Chinese government.