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[Postcards of Chinese in San Francisco].
BANC PIC 2016.113--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

[Postcards of Chinese in San Francisco]

Creator/Contributor:

Weidner, Charles, 1867-

Creator/Contributor:

Edward H. Mitchell (Publisher)

Abstract:

Commercial postcards depicting Chinese in traditional attire, taken chiefly in San Francisco's Chinatown. Subjects include portraits of children, families and other groups; merchants; an outing to Sutro Heights; and a Tong parade.

Date:

1900 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Chinese -- California -- San Francisco -- Pictorial works
Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
2 images photographed by Charles Weidner.
5 postcards published by Edward H. Mitchell. Other publishers include Cardinell-Vincent Co., Britton & Rey, and Stanley A. Piltz.
Postcards of Chinese in San Francisco, BANC PIC 2016.113, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Kevin Jackson ; 2016.

Type:

graphic
Postcards.
Photomechanical prints.

Physical Description:

print
20 photographs in 1 folder : color photomechanical prints ; sheets 9 x 14 cm (postcard format)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2016.113--PIC

Origin:

California