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San Luis Obispo Chinatown
Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Date Created and/or Issued
undated: circa 1900
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Black Gold Cooperative Library System
Asian/Pacific - Americans on the Central Coast
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San Luis Obispo County History Center
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View of one side of street in San Luis Obispo Chinatown. The Ah Louis Store was established in 1874. It was the first Chinese store in the county. It sold general merchandise and herbs and served as a bank, counting house (accounting), and post office for the numerous Chinese laborers.
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 X 26 cm.
Ah Louis Store
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Chinatown (San Luis Obispo, Calif.)
Chinese Americans--California--San Luis Obispo County
General stores--California--San Luis Obispo
Part of "Historical Photos of Four Ethnicities on California's Central Coast" Collection
Originally published as part of Asian/Pacific - Americans on the Central Coast: a photo essay

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