Old Chinatown (Americas)

Here are some photos by a German photographer named Arnold Genthe, who visited San Francisco at the turn of the (20th) century.

“Four Pigtail Kids” (circa 1896-1906):

“Merchant and Bodyguard” (circa 1896-1906):

“Street of the Gamblers (By Day)” (circa 1896-1906):

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s