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Images of Chinatown

Richard H. Dillon

Images of Chinatown

Louis J. Stellman"s Chinatown photographs

by Richard H. Dillon

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Published by Book Club of California in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • San Francisco.
    • Subjects:
    • Stellman, Louis John, 1877-1961.,
    • Documentary photography.,
    • Chinese -- California -- San Francisco.,
    • Photographers -- California -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Dillon.
      SeriesPublication ; Book Club of California ; no. 153, Publication (Book Club of California) ;, no. 153.
      ContributionsStellman, Louis J. 1877-1961.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTR140.S686 D54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination68 p. :
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4579963M
      LC Control Number77152440

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