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Title
View of San Francisco's Chinatown
Names
Californians Inc. (Photographer)
Collection

Photographic views of the United States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1862 - 1963 (Approximate)
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: AZ 12-2331
Topics
United States
California
Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)
Streets -- California -- San Francisco
Pagodas
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Signs visible in photograph: New Lincoln Hotel; Sing Fat Co.; Chinese Bazaar; Sing Chong Co.
Content: Printed on mount: "Templed San Francisco: Day dreams of isles of mystery steal over you as one's gaze roves the pagoda-like roofs that temple S.F.'s Chinatown. Here is old Cathay cradled in the heart of a great American city permeated itself, with the exotic mysticism of the East."
Physical Description
Extent: Photograph : b ; 24.2 x 19.2 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19745455
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7edc05c0-c5cf-012f-65e9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "View of San Francisco's Chinatown" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862 - 1963. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-763e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "View of San Francisco's Chinatown" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-763e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (1862 - 1963). View of San Francisco's Chinatown Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-763e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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View of San Francisco's Chinatown