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San Francisco's Chinatown is the largest outside of the Orient. Oriental costumes mingle with American, quaint Chinese patter is heard on all sides. Pagoda-like structures line the streets and strange foods are displayed in the shop windows. In other shops are gorgeous silks, carved ivory lacquer, teak, porcelain and art works.

Physical Description

One linen postcard with divided back published by Scenic View Card Company, Nature Tone Views, 632 Mission St., San Francisco, California and printed in the United States.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–San Francisco County–San Francisco

Publisher

Scenic View Card Co.

Printing Process

Chromolithography

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

30

Postcard Collection Number

San Francisco County-25

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

356 KB

Image Format

Image/Jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\US CA San Francisco\SF-25A

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

Keywords

Chinatown (San Francisco, California), Business Districts (San Francisco, California), Stores & Shops

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