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New History! 'Stuck in Hong Kong: The Chinese Passengers Caught Out By The Immigration Restriction Act in 1902'

Original Caption: T"Chin Quan Chan Family, c. From:: Series: Chinese Exclusion Act Case Files , compiled ca. 1920 Created By:: Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 - 2004 Production Date: ca.

Actress dressed in floorlength cheongsam adjusts her hair /  Digital Archive of Chinese Theater in California[between 1920 and 1929] (issued)

Actress dressed in floorlength cheongsam adjusts her hair / Digital Archive of Chinese Theater in California[between 1920 and (issued)

Tomie Arai, 'Peach Boy', 2003, etching - The black and white etching of a Chinese boy staring blankly ahead and wearing an oversized cowboy suit, reminds Robert Lee, co-curator of “Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity,” of himself. Lee knows the complexities of assimilation: his parents emigrated to the U.S. from China, he’s named after Robert E. Lee, the Confederate Civil War general, and as a child, his folks dressed him like a cowboy, too.

The black and white etching of a Chinese boy staring blankly ahead and wearing an oversized cowboy suit, reminds Robert Lee, co-curator of “Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity,” of himself…

"Miner Toi Kee displays narcissus grown for the Chinese New Year celebration in Jacksonville, Oregon in the 1850s. Photograph by Peter Britt, courtesy of Southern Oregon Historical Society" Possible Petruchio inspiration as a Chinese miner. This particular ensemble of clothing looks more dignified than other photograpsh of Chinese miners I've seen

Relict Gold: The Long Journey of the Chinese Narcissus

"Miner Toi Kee displays narcissus grown for the Chinese New Year celebration in Jacksonville, Oregon in the Photograph by Peter Britt, courtesy of Southern Oregon Historical Society"

“The Curse of Quon Gwon,” the first Chinese-American movie and one of the first directed by a woman, Marion Wong.

“The Curse of Quon Gwon,” the first Chinese-American movie and one of the first directed by a woman, Marion Wong.

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Girls on way home from the tea field Enami Studio Lantern Slide No :

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