By guest author Librarian Margaret Gilmore Over the past few years, The DC Public Library and …
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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Jamaican Chinese American Reunion
September 23, 2018, 2 – 4 PM
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!
This month’s Talk Story featured journalist Victoria Moy who discussed her 2014 book-length oral history, …
Summer 2018 was full of momentum for the 1882 Foundation’s program work. We launched into …
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 March 2019 conference in D.C. Deadline for submissions is November 1st, 2018!