I am an immigrant who ventured across the Pacific Ocean on an Air China Boeing …
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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"Flower Drum Song" - Viewing and Discussion
Sunday, September 15, 2019 | 2 – 4 PM
I Street Conference Center – Level C
Enter through Parking Elevator next to 615 I (Eye) Street NW Between 6/7th Streets NW
CHINESE AMERICAN WOMEN IN HISTORY CONFERENCE
The 1882 Foundation and Chinese American Museum of Washington, DC are excited to host the inaugural Chinese American Women in History Conference.
We are eager to hear your stories and research related to the experience of Chinese American women, past and present.
The 50 Objects Initiative:
We are excited to partner with the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) on the upcoming exhibition, Gathering: Collecting and Documenting Chinese American History, scheduled to open Fall 2019.
Thank you to everyone who participated in 1882 Symposium VII on May 9-11, 2019, hosted in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution. It was an honor to gather together and commemorate #Transcontinental150 and plan for future collaboration. Check back soon for a report and additional resources.
On August 18, the 1882 Foundation interns presented their capstone projects at an inter(n)-generational showcase …
Emily Wang and Bianca Villao On July 25th, fellow intern Bianca Villao and I attended APAICS inaugural Women’s …