Today, Asian American is the accepted term for most formal purposes, such as
government and academic research, although it is often shortened to Asian in ... More »
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 ...
When they first arrived in the United States, Asian (usually Chinese) immigrants
were welcomed, or at least tolerated. After the California gold rush brought ...
Article about the first Asians in America and early period of Asian American
history, including the Gold Rush in California, the Transcontinental Railroad, ...
Another of Arthur Jacobs' Internment sites; this provides a useful map (and listing) of internment camps by states. More »
A timeline of Asian immigration the United States and Asian-Americans in the US
including migration, discrimination, laws & wars. From 1850 to present.
Some elements were adapted from LEAP (Leadership Education for Asian
Pacifics). Links are included to the text of selected historical documents.
A look at the long history of Asian Americans and its role in shaping American
The Asian Pacific American (APA) population is comprised of a dynamic and
complex mix of ethnicities and cultures. Within this broad range of cultural
Asian American History Timeline ... Residents of Tacoma, Seattle, and many
places in the American West forcibly expel the Chinese. End of Chinese ...