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History of Chinese Americans

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The West Coast of North America was being rapidly colonized during the California Gold Rush, while southern China ...

Gold Rush and Anti-Chinese Race Hatred - 1849

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Like every other nation in the world, the Chinese Empire was represented in the great rush for California which took place during the gold excitement. At the ...

Chinese - Searching for the Gold Mountain - Immigration ...

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In the 1840s, the news circled the globe: There was gold in California, and fortunes could be made by anyone who seized the opportunity. Within weeks ...

Open Collections Program: Immigration to the US, California Gold ...

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The great California gold rush began on January 24, 1848, when James W. ... though many Chinese did not intend to settle in the United States, which they ...

PHOTOS: Cathay House Chinese Restaurant

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Jun 27, 2016 ... Sizzling Steak on the iron plate at Cathay House Chinese Restaurant, Monterey Street, Salinas.

California crackdown on Chinese immigrants alarms rights groups ...

www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/jul/20/california-crackdown-chinese-immigrants

Jul 20, 2015 ... Immigration officials in California are stepping up efforts to detain and deport Chinese nationals who have been convicted of felonies in the US ...

Chinese Discovered Molossia - Republic of Molossia

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Of particular interest to Molossians is possible evidence that medieval Chinese mariners visited California. California has long been considered as a possible ...

Teens' attack on Chinese girl draws comparison to 'Lord of the Flies ...

www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-chinese-bullying-20150702-story.html

Jul 2, 2015 ... Teens' attack on Chinese girl draws comparison to 'Lord of the Flies' ... a new wave of Chinese youngsters who live in Southern California and ...

THE CHINESE MUST GO!!!--The debate over the California ...

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In 1849, California gold had drawn Chinese immigrants, and thousands of other non-Americans, to seek their fortune and to stay on the Pacific Coast.

How to Identify Chinese-Grown Garlic : snopes.com

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Oct 15, 2015 ... China is putting California garlic growers out of business, and YOU can stop it. Less than ten years ago, all of our garlic was grown in this ...

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Mark Twain's Observations About Chinese Immigrants in California

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In the following excerpt, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known as the author Mark Twain, describes Chinese immigrants in California. The excerpt below is ...

HISTORY OF THE CHINESE IN CALIFORNIA

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Mar 21, 2011 ... A HISTORY OF THE CHINESE IN CALIFORNIA, A SYLLABUS.THOMAS W. CHINN, EditorH. MARK LAI, PHILIP P. CHOY, Associate ...

Calisphere: Asian Americans: Gold Rush Era to 1890s

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After 1851, Chinese gold seekers arrived in California in great numbers. Soon, they comprised about a fifth of the entire population in mining areas. Read full ...