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[Chinese dragon parade, Chinatown, Los Angeles, Calif.].
BANC PIC 2006.056--PIC
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Title:

[Chinese dragon parade, Chinatown, Los Angeles, Calif.]

Abstract:

Chiefly real photo postcards, apparently by an amateur photographer, of a Chinese Dragon Parade held in Chinatown, Los Angeles, Calif. in October of 1902. Includes photographs of various parade participants and crowds. Slightly larger photographs depict and unidentified shrine with banners, staffs, large paper lanterns, the dragon and other parade decor assembled in preparation for the event.

Date:

1902 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Chinese -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs
Parades -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs
Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title devised by cataloger, and date supplied based on accompanying information from dealer.
Photographer unknown.
Chinese dragon parade, Chinatown, Los Angeles, Calif., BANC PIC 2006.056, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from the California Curio Co.; 2006.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

photoprint
17 photographs in 1 folder : black and white prints ; 13 x 18 cm or smaller

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2006.056--PIC

Origin:

California