Inspection of Chinese & baggage, Sumas Wn.

   

SASI number: 

2016.004.002 

Title: 

Inspection of Chinese & baggage, Sumas Wn. 

Date: 

[ca. 1915]. 

Description: 

1 photograph : b&w ; of a group of Chinese people standing amongst their luggage at a train station in Sumas, Washington. Behind the group is a large building with its doors open. There is a caption inscribed along the train tracks that reads, “INSPECTION OF CHINESE & BAGGAGE SUMAS WN.” 

Creator/Source: 

Unknown. 

General Material Designation: 

Graphic material. 

Dimensions: 

1 photograph : b&w ; 600 ppi. 

Repository: 

University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. 

Identifier number: 

CC-PH-00272 

URL: 

http://furry.library.ubc.ca/cdm4/item_viewer.php?CISOROOT=/chung&CISOPTR=5584&CISOBOX=1&REC=15&DMROTATE=180 

Rights: 

These images are provided for research and reference use only. Written permission to publish, copy or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections. 

Subjects: 

Asian experience in North America: Chinese and Japanese. 

Chinese—Canada—History—20th century.
Emigration and immigration. 

Travel—1910-1920.