offers much to see, buy and eat

Dragon
Fortune Teller
Dim Sum
Chinatown
it also has a fascinating history
Grant St. at Bush St.

Writer Kathleen Wong wrote of her own experience tracing her Chinese roots on Angel Island for the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation's Summer 2004 newsletter.

Read the article by clicking HERE.

Black and white pictures below are photographs taken by Arnold Genthe circa 1898 in San Francisco's Chinatown
Chinese Historical Society of America building at 965 Clay Street

The Chinese Historical Society of America (CHSA) at 965 Clay Street (between Stockton & Powell) is one of the oldest and largest organizations dedicated to the study, documentation, and presentation of Chinese American history. Click HERE to find out about exhibits, events, activities and museum & learning center hours.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chinatown by night pictures below by Andrea Jesse

11 September 2008

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Chinatown by day pictures below by Andrea Jesse

7 October 2008

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Chinatown by day & night pictures below by Andrea Jesse

February 2008

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