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Henry Connor in a trip to Chinatown

Henry Connor in a trip to Chinatown

No publication information. (DLC/PP-1936:0065). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Chinese Market, Sacramento Street, San Francisco

Chinese Market, Sacramento Street, San Francisco

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 393. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco Chinatown. This record contains unverified old data fr... more

San Francisco, Calif. - China Town, Sacramento St.

San Francisco, Calif. - China Town, Sacramento St.

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 392. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco Chinatown. This record contains unverified data from o... more

San Francisco, Calif. - Chy Lung & Co.'s store, Sacramento St.

San Francisco, Calif. - Chy Lung & Co.'s store, Sacramento St.

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 391. LOT subdivision subject: San Francisco Chinatown. This record contains unverified data from o... more

À la California: sketch of life in the Golden state

À la California: sketch of life in the Golden state

Albert S. Evans (1831-1872) was a New Hampshire-born California journalist, serving as correspondent for the New York Tribune and Chicago Tribune. Á la California (1873) is a volume of reminiscences and anecdo... more

Bird's eye view of Butte-City, Montana, county seat of Silver Bow Co., 1884 /

Bird's eye view of Butte-City, Montana, county seat of Silver Bow Co.,...

"Copyright by W. Coleman & Co." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 453 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and ill. 3 copies. Copy 2 is a re... more

Official map of "Chinatown" in San Francisco /

Official map of "Chinatown" in San Francisco /

Cadastral map showing names of owners, businesses, "Chinese occupancy," "Chinese gambling houses," and "White occupants." "The map and colors show only the first, or street floor of Chinatown and the occupancy ... more

A journey to, on and from the "golden shore,"

A journey to, on and from the "golden shore,"

Sue A. Pike Sanders (1842-1931) traveled by rail from Delavan, Illinois, as part of the state's delegation to the Grand Army of the Republic encampment at San Francisco in 1886. A journey to, on and from the "g... more

A winter in California

A winter in California

Mary H. Wills left Norristown, Pennsylvania, to spend the winter of 1888-1889 in Southern California. A winter in California (1889) describes the highlights of her stay: visits to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Santa B... more

Bob Lim and brother, Chinatown, San Francisco

Bob Lim and brother, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 10. Purch... more

Dressed for a visit, Chinatown, San Francisco

Dressed for a visit, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 145. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

The cellar door, Chinatown, San Francisco

The cellar door, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 161. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Woman house servant, Chinatown, San Francisco

Woman house servant, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 92. Purch... more

The sword dancer, Chinatown, San Francisco

The sword dancer, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 191. Alternate titles from a similar image in: Genthe's photogra... more

The street of the gamblers (by night), Chinatown, San Francisco

The street of the gamblers (by night), Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 35. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Chinese American men and child in front of building with hanging lanterns, Chinatown, San Francisco

Chinese American men and child in front of building with hanging lante...

Photograph shows Chinese American men in traditional dress standing on a street in Chinatown, San Francisco. One man holds a child. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Genthe photograph collection (L... more

Dupont Street entrance to Chinatown, San Francisco

Dupont Street entrance to Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 5. Purcha... more

The first born, Chinatown, San Francisco

The first born, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 103. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Boys playing shuttlecock, Chinatown, San Francisco

Boys playing shuttlecock, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 165. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Mother holding a baby, Chinatown, San Francisco

Mother holding a baby, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. Margins of electronic surrogate cropped. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. vd image: negative margins cropped

Reading the Tong proclamation, Chinatown, San Francisco

Reading the Tong proclamation, Chinatown, San Francisco

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Apricot Spring Orchard drugstore, Chinatown, San Francisco

Apricot Spring Orchard drugstore, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 43. Purch... more

New Year's Day before the theatre, Chinatown, San Francisco

New Year's Day before the theatre, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 159. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

The drug store sign, Chinatown, San Francisco

The drug store sign, Chinatown, San Francisco

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Street scene, Chinatown, San Francisco

Street scene, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

A family from the Consulate, Chinatown, San Francisco

A family from the Consulate, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 149. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Ch... more

Rescued slave girls, Chinatown, San Francisco

Rescued slave girls, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 171. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Three children in front of a cellar door, Chinatown, San Francisco

Three children in front of a cellar door, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Man and a young child walking down a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Man and a young child walking down a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. Margins of electronic surrogate cropped. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. vd image: negative margins cropped

Five girls in holiday finery, Chinatown, San Francisco

Five girls in holiday finery, Chinatown, San Francisco

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. vd image reversed 2/96

The wild cat (for the Highbinder's feast of the uncooked meat), Chinatown, San Francisco

The wild cat (for the Highbinder's feast of the uncooked meat), Chinat...

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 143. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Ch... more

One Washington Place, Chinatown, San Francisco

One Washington Place, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 22. Purch... more

Man and a boy walking down a sidewalk with other people, Chinatown, San Francisco

Man and a boy walking down a sidewalk with other people, Chinatown, Sa...

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

The street of painted balconies, Chinatown, San Francisco

The street of painted balconies, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 47. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Chi... more

Small child sitting on a doorstep, Chinatown, San Francisco

Small child sitting on a doorstep, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. Margins of electronic surrogate cropped. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. vd image: negative margins cropped

Man and children walking down a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Man and children walking down a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Brothers and sisters, Chinatown, San Francisco

Brothers and sisters, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 79. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

A corner on the hillside, Chinatown, San Francisco

A corner on the hillside, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 153. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Buying New Year's gifts, Chinatown, San Francisco

Buying New Year's gifts, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 183. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

The balloon man, Chinatown, San Francisco

The balloon man, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 179. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Street stand, Chinatown, San Francisco

Street stand, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Genthe's photographs of San Francisco's old Chinatown / photographs by Arnold Genthe ; selection and text by John Kuo Wei Tchen. New York : Dover Publications, 1984, pl. 59. Purch... more

The sweetmeat stand, Chinatown, San Francisco

The sweetmeat stand, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Chinatown / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : Moffat, Yard, and Company, 1908, p. 29. Alternate title from a similar image in: Genthe's photog... more

Three girls standing in a doorway, Chinatown, San Francisco
Three children in front of a cellar door, Chinatown, San Francisco

Three children in front of a cellar door, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943. ID INFO: plate #23 in Tchen

An unsuspecting victim, Chinatown, San Francisco

An unsuspecting victim, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 205. Alternate title from a similar image in: Genthe's photograp... more

Buying New Year's gifts, Chinatown, San Francisco

Buying New Year's gifts, Chinatown, San Francisco

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

The street of painted balconies, Chinatown, San Francisco

The street of painted balconies, Chinatown, San Francisco

Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

In holiday finery, Chinatown, San Francisco

In holiday finery, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 73. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Chi... more

The toy peddler, Chinatown, San Francisco

The toy peddler, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 199. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Ch... more

A stroll on the plaza, Chinatown, San Francisco

A stroll on the plaza, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a book of pictures / by Arnold Genthe ; with text by Will Irwin. New York : M. Kennerley, 1913, p. 181. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

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