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Three women on Kearney Street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Three women on Kearney Street, 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. 91. Purch... more

His first cigar, Chinatown, San Francisco

His first cigar, 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. 117. Purc... more

Man carrying a child walking with another child, Chinatown, San Francisco

Man carrying a child walking with another child, Chinatown, San Franci...

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

The fish dealer's daughter, Chinatown, San Francisco

The fish dealer's daughter, 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. 20. Alter... more

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

No likee, Chinatown, San Francisco

No likee, 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. 99. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Chi... more

Young girl walking down the street, looking into the camera, Chinatown, San Francisco

Young girl walking down the street, looking into the camera, Chinatown...

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

The drug store sign, Chinatown, San Francisco

The drug store sign, 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. 42. Purch... more

Street scene, Chinatown, San Francisco

Street scene, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Jewish balloon man, Chinatown, San Francisco

Jewish balloon man, 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. 60. 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.

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

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

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

Man walking with a small child, Chinatown, San Francisco

Man walking with a small child, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title devised. 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

Man and two boys walking along a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Man and two boys walking along a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Chinese girl, Chinatown, San Francisco

Chinese girl, 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. 96. 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

Father and children, Chinatown, San Francisco

Father and children, 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. 118. Purc... more

A Chinese boy, Chinatown, San Francisco

A Chinese boy, 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. 106. Purc... more

Woman carrying a child crossing a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Woman carrying a child crossing a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Merchant, Chinatown, San Francisco

Merchant, Chinatown, San Francisco

Title from a similar image in: Old Chinatown : a photographic calendar for the year 1946 / Arnold Genthe. Oakland : Mills College, 1946. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Reading wall notices, Chinatown, San Francisco

Reading wall notices, 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. 54. Purch... more

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

Toy merchants, Chinatown, San Francisco

Toy merchants, 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. 62. Purch... more

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

Three girls standing in a doorway, Chinatown, San Francisco

Three girls standing in a doorway, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Small boy standing in front of a door, Chinatown, San Francisco

Small boy standing in front of a door, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Three children talking to a man, Chinatown, San Francisco

Three children talking to a man, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Washington Street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Washington Street, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

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.

The tinkers, Chinatown, San Francisco

The tinkers, 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. 49. 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.

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

Washington Street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Washington Street, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Women and children crossing a street, Chinatown, San Francisco

Women and children crossing a street, 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. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

Man and two children entering a building, Chinatown, San Francisco

Man and two children entering a building, Chinatown, San Francisco

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

Boy standing on steps in front of a doorway, Chinatown, San Francisco

Boy standing on steps in front of a doorway, 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

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.

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

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

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

Pigtail parade, Chinatown, San Francisco

Pigtail parade, 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. 116. Purc... 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.

The opium fiend, Chinatown, San Francisco

The opium fiend, 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. 141. Alternate title from a similar image in: Pictures of old Ch... more

Poster of Protect the Emperor Society, Chinatown, San Francisco

Poster of Protect the Emperor Society, 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. 35. Purch... more

Gambling hall, Jackson Street corner, Chinatown, San Francisco

Gambling hall, Jackson Street corner, 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. 70. Purch... more

The Chinese Salvation Army, Chinatown, San Francisco

The Chinese Salvation Army, 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. 177. Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.

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