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Chinese quarters, Virginia City, Nevada.

Image ID: 833628

Chinese quarters, Virginia City, Nevada. (1877)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Chinese quarters, Virginia City, Nevada.


: Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Sears, C. L. -- Artist

Published Date

: 1877

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 37 x 24 cm. (14 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)


: Printed on image: "Chop and sausage house ; Bull Run Alley ; 'Washee, washee' ; A street cobbler ; Making medicine ; Burning joss papers ; A barber shop." Printed on border: "Drawn by W. A. Rogers from sketches by C. L. Sears. See page 1027." Written on border: "Dec. 29, 1877"

Original Source

: From Harper's weekly : a journal of civilization. (New York : Harper' s Weekly Co., 1857-1916) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Immigration

Source Description

: 3 folders (111 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 833628

Record ID

: 720255

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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