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History of Asian Americans


Asian American history is the history of an ethnic and racial groups in the United States who are immigrants or descendants of persons from the continent of Asia ...

Asian-American History - Infoplease


When they first arrived in the United States, Asian (usually Chinese) immigrants were welcomed, or at least tolerated. After the California gold rush brought ...

The First Asian Americans : Asian-Nation :: Asian American History ...


Article about the first Asians in America and early period of Asian American history, including the Gold Rush in California, the Transcontinental Railroad, ...

Asian American History Timeline - U.S. Immigration


A timeline of Asian immigration the United States and Asian-Americans in the US including migration, discrimination, laws & wars. From 1850 to present.

Ancestors in the Americas: Asian American History Timeline


Some elements were adapted from LEAP (Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics). Links are included to the text of selected historical documents.

Asian Americans Then and Now | Education | Asia Society


A look at the long history of Asian Americans and its role in shaping American identity.

Asian American History


The Asian Pacific American (APA) population is comprised of a dynamic and complex mix of ethnicities and cultures. Within this broad range of cultural variation, ...

Important Dates in Asian American History | East Coast Asian ...


Juila Foochee ching-chang king (Afong Moy) was the first documented Chinese woman to come to America, arriving in the New York harbor. She was brought ...

PBS - "Ancestors in the Americas"


ANCESTORS IN THE AMERICAS producer Loni Ding offers a trail blazing global perspective of U.S. history, viewing Asian American and American history as ...

Asian American History - PBS


Viewer's Guides Asian American History Websites Media Support ... The Oral History Site is a project of Asian American Studies 150 at UC Berkeley. It features  ...

Asian Americans
Asian Americans are Americans of Asian descent. The term refers to a panethnic group that ... Today, Asian American is the accepted term for most formal purposes, such as government and academic research, although it is often shortened to ... More »