Photo, Print, Drawing "Birthday party"
About this Item
- "Birthday party"
- Photograph shows Chinese children posed with a birthday cake, probably in San Francisco, California.
Created / Published
- c1913 Dec. 4.
- - Birthday parties--1910-1920
- - Children--1910-1920
- - Photo copyrighted by Mr. & Mrs. Wong Sun Yue Clemens, San Francisco, Calif.
- - Title from item.
- - Wong Sun Yue and Ella May Clemens who married and opened a curio and tea shop in Chinatown, San Francisco. They published a series of postcards to promote their business. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2013)
- 1 photographic print.
Call Number/Physical Location
- SSF - Birthdays [item] [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- cph 3b01215 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b01215
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-53243 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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- Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-53243 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Call Number: SSF - Birthdays [item] [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
"Birthday party". , ca. 1913. Dec. 4. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2005696185/.
APA citation style:
(ca. 1913) "Birthday party". , ca. 1913. Dec. 4. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2005696185/.
MLA citation style:
"Birthday party". Dec. 4. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2005696185/>.