The Virginia General Assembly has designated May 10, 2019 to honor the 150th anniversary of …
American Civil Rights & the Exclusion Laws
The 1882 Foundation seeks to broaden public awareness of the history and continuing significance of the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act through three initiatives:
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My China Roots
Sunday, May 12, 2019 | 2 – 4 PM
Join us as Lie Huihan shares his experience tracing genealogy and demonstrates My China Roots, an online tool that allows empowers millions to save, share, visualize, and contextualize their family histories through personal family websites. Huihan has been featured in “Who Do You Think You Are?” CCTV documentaries, The Economist, BBC, China Daily, South China Post, and countless other media outlets.
The 1882 Foundation will gather with its partner organizations to build on previous Symposium collaboration and focus on public engagement at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) on May 10, 2019, around the 150th Anniversary of the First Transcontinental Railroad. Check back later for more updates!
Beginning with a Teachers Workshop for educators in Arlington, Virginia in August 2017 and finishing …
On February 16, 2019, nearly 100 people packed the I Street Conference Center in DC …
The 50 Objects Initiative
We hope to preserve and interpret the experiences of Chinese Americans through meaningful objects and their stories of American immigration and migration.
Chinese American Women in History Conference 2019
We are looking for scholars, media creatives, community activists, and interested individuals to participate in our October 2019 conference in D.C. Deadline for submissions is June 1, 2019!