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Pictures of old Chinatown

Irwin, Will

Pictures of old Chinatown

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Published by Moffat, Yard and company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chinatown (San Francisco (Calif.),
  • San Francisco (Calif.),
  • California,
  • San Francisco.
    • Subjects:
    • Chinese Americans -- California -- San Francisco.,
    • Chinatown (San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel.,
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Arnold Genthe; with text by Will Irwin.
      ContributionsGenthe, Arnold, 1869-1942, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF869 .S3I74
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[10], 57 p., 47 leaves of plates.
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7002434M
      LC Control Number08033429
      OCLC/WorldCa3400427


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