Gold Mountain, Big City

Gold Mountain, Big City

Ken Cathcart's 1947 Illustrated Map of San Francisco's Chinatown

Book - 2020
Rate this:
"This colorful and celebratory time capsule of San Francisco's Chinatown--the largest Chinese community outside of Asia--shares the stories of the unique businesses, culture, and people encountered by map illustrator Ken Cathcart between 1939 and 1955. Each section of this stylized map, supplemented by Cathcart's never-before-seen black-and-white photographs, is explained in meticulous detail, revealing glimpses of the immigration story universal to America and exploring the struggles, triumphs, and enduring legacy of this vibrant community."--Amazon.
Publisher: Petaluma, CA :, Cameron + Company,, [2020]
ISBN: 9781944903893
1944903895
Branch Call Number: 979.461 Schein 05/2020
Characteristics: 158 pages :,illustrations (some color), photographs (chiefly black & white), maps ;,34 cm +,1 folded map (48 x 48 cm)
Additional Contributors: Cathcart, Ken Gwin
Chin, Gordon

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
No similar edition of this title was found at JoCoLibrary.

Try searching for Gold Mountain, Big City to see if JoCoLibrary owns related versions of the work.


  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top