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Title
Los Angeles, Cal. The Chinese Quarter
Creator
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912
Date Created and/or Issued
approximately 1880s
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Elevated view of the dirt road, horse-drawn wagons, and storefronts along the Calle de los Negros (also known as "Nigger Alley") in Old Chinatown in Los Angeles, California, with a sign for "J. Kennedy" in the shape of a horseshoe at right and a fire hydrant on the sidewalk.
Print and mount are damaged. "B 1998 Los Angeles, Cal. The Chinese Quarter. Taber Photo., San Francisco."--text, on item. Title transcribed from item; date approximated by cataloger based on general style of image. See related item photCL_555_03_307 for a similar image.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 photograph : print ; image 12.3 x 19.3 cm
Identifier
photCL_555
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/17658
Subject
Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Business districts
Photographs. (aat)
Place
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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