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Chinese doctor with long finger nails (an aristocrat), ca.1920 (CHS-249)


Chinese doctor with long finger nails (an aristocrat), ca.1920 (CHS-249)



Chinese doctor with long finger nails (an aristocrat), ca.1920
Photograph of a Chinese doctor with extremely long fingernails on his left hand sitting next to a table. He is wearing a black skull cap, a skirt and a dark smock. Taken in a studio. "A Chinese Hand much Admired" -- label. Compares to CHS-135.

C. C. Pierce

Alternative names

Charles C.

American photographer

Date of birth/death

22 November 1861 
7 November 1946 

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: Q61995887
VIAF: 68114291
LCCN: n91108254

creator QS:P170,Q61995887
Filename: CHS-249
Coverage date: circa 1920
Part of collection: California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Format: glass plate negatives
Type: images
Geographic subject (city or populated place): Los Angeles; Los Angeles
Repository name: USC Libraries Special Collections
Accession number: 249
Microfiche number: 1-230-
Archival file: chs_Volume61/CHS-249.tiff
Part of subcollection: Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
Repository address: Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Geographic subject (country): USA
Format (aacr2): 2 photographs : glass photonegative, photoprint, b&w ; 20 x 13 cm.
Rights: Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
Call number: CHS-249
Project: USC
Repository email: [email protected]
Contributing entity: California Historical Society
Date created: circa 1920
Publisher (of the digital version): University of Southern California. Libraries
Format (aat): photographic prints; photographs
Geographic subject (state): California
Subject (file heading): Minorities -- Chinese
Legacy record ID: chs-m7972; USC-1-1-1-8103
Access conditions: Send requests to address or e-mail given. Phone (213) 821-2366; fax (213) 740-2343.
Geographic subject (county): Los Angeles
Subject (lcsh): Chinese Americans





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