Carte de visite. Chinese-Americans Collection 4-8, C.3.34, Photographs-Cartes de Visite, Misc. subjects A-Cl, Photographs Collection, William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan.
Creator/Contributor: Thomas Houseworth & Co.
Date: c. 1867
Location: San Francisco
This was marked as no. 30 in the “Oriental Costumes” series.Image with Details
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