Jan 1, 1960 - Here's How -- A bamboo scaffold covers a new building rising on Hong Kong's Nathan Road. Proving stronger than steel for this purpose, the unusual method is the popular one in the British Crown Colony.

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Jan 1, 1960 - Here's How -- A bamboo scaffold covers a new building rising on Hong Kong's Nathan Road. Proving stronger than steel for this purpose, the unusual method is the popular one in the British Crown Colony.
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Jan 1, 1960 - Here's How -- A bamboo scaffold covers a new building rising on Hong Kong's Nathan Road. Proving stronger than steel for this purpose, the unusual method is the popular one in the British Crown Colony. (Credit Image: Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS)