Ho Miu Ling (Madame Wu Ting Fang) photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnson
Ho Miu Ling (1847-1937) was the daughter of a prominent Hong Kong minister.  At the age of 17 she married Chinese diplomat Wu Tingfang, this photo was taken during their time in Washington.  After her husband’s death in 1922 Miu Ling returned to Hong Kong and became a philanthropist.  In 1906 a Hong Kong hospital was chartered in her name, which today is known as the Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Charity Foundation.  Miu-Ling died at the age of 91 in 1937.

Ho Miu Ling (Madame Wu Ting Fang) photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnson

Ho Miu Ling (1847-1937) was the daughter of a prominent Hong Kong minister.  At the age of 17 she married Chinese diplomat Wu Tingfang, this photo was taken during their time in Washington.  After her husband’s death in 1922 Miu Ling returned to Hong Kong and became a philanthropist.  In 1906 a Hong Kong hospital was chartered in her name, which today is known as the Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Charity Foundation.  Miu-Ling died at the age of 91 in 1937.