A brief history of technical education in Hong Kong
As early as 1863 vocational training in carpentry, tailoring, shoemaking, printing, bookbinding and gardening was provided for twelve boys. Numbers later reached thirty. Classes were held in a Chinese building, under a Father Raimondi, not far from the Mission House in Wellington Street...
Journal of the Hong Kong Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society
Waters, D. (1988). A brief history of technical education in Hong Kong. Journal of the Hong Kong Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, 28, 10-15. Retrieved from http://repository.vtc.edu.hk/ive-adm-others-sp/13