HONG KONG / BIBLIOGRAPHY / THE PUBLIC BATHROOM

GA 1855 Government Notification 09-JUN-1855

GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS:

Primary sources with a non bias first person account research materials allow one to have a vivid image of the past.

1.  W.Caine, (1855). The Hong Kong Government Gazette. Victoria, Hong Kong: The Government of Hong Kong, p.385 – 359.

2. Francis. A. Cooper, (1895). Scheme for the Improvement of the Resumes Area in the District of Tai Ping Shan. Hong Kong: The Government of Hong Kong. Public Works Office, p.145.

3. Henry. A. Blake, (1901). The Legislative Council Minutes No.9. Hong Kong: The Government of Hong Kong, p.1340.

4. F.H. May, (1905). Report on the Health and Sanitary Condition of the Colony of Hong Kong, for the Year 1904. Hong Kong: The Government of Hong Kong, p.269.

5. F.H. May, (1907). Minute by the Colonial Secretary on the Report of the Commission to enquire into the working of the Public Health and Buildings Ordinance and the Existence of Corruption in the Sanitary Department. Hong Kong: The Government of Hong Kong, p.187 (2).

6. W. Bowen-Rowlands, (1912). By – laws made under Section 16 of the Public Health and the Building Ordinances, 1903 – 1909. Hong Kong: The Hong Kong Government Gazette. The Government of Hong Kong, p.567.

7. W. J. Carrie, (1939). Report of the Chairman, Urban Council. Hong Kong: The Government of Hong Kong, M(1). p.16. Table V.

8. V. Lau, (2015). Examination of Estimates of Expenditure 2014-15. Hong Kong: The Government of Hong Kong, FHB(FE)072.

GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENT WEBSITES:

9.  Food and Environmental Hygiene Department. The Government of Hong Kong, (2014). Public Toilets. Facilities and Service Locations. [online] Available at: http://www.fehd.gov.hk/english/map/toilet/CW.php [Accessed 19 Dec. 2015].

10. Food and Environmental Hygiene Department. The Government of Hong Kong, (2015). Public Toilets. Cleansing Services.. [online] Available at: http://www.fehd.gov.hk/english/pleasant_environment/cleansing/clean1.php#公廁 [Accessed 19 Dec. 2015]. 

INTERVIEWS:

An interview with my grandmother for a first person account.

11. Lee, K. (2015). Pak Hoi Street Public Bath House.

NEWSPAPER ARTICLES:

An overall view and comparison between Hong Kong, London and New York’s Public Bathroom development allow one to have a wider picture of what effect the Public Bathrooms could do to a city’s built environment.

12.  C. Dewolfe, (2012). How the public toilet changed Hong Kong. The China Daily. [online] Available at: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/hkedition/2012-08/30/content_15718311.htm [Accessed 19 Dec. 2015].

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