A translation of Manifesto of the Communist Party was published in Shanghai.
Eighth Route Army soldiers celebrating victory on the Great Wall.
Mao Zedong went to Chongqing to talk with the Kuomintang government.
Private handicraftsmen turned to the socialist path by way of cooperatives.
Workers of the Daqing Oilfield at work.
A village-level organization signing a contract with peasants.
In the spring and summer 1989, under the influence of the international and domestic climate, a small group exploited the student unrest to stage an anti-Party, anti-socialist political turmoil, which later evolved into a counterrevolutionary rebellion in Beijing. The CPC Central Committee and the State Council resolutely curbed the turmoil and quell the rebellion. Li Peng and Yang Shangkun are shown here speaking at a meeting of cadres from the Party, government and army in Beijing on May 19.