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Title Ancestors in the Americas [videorecording] : Chinese in the frontier West : an American story / producer, director, writer, Loni Ding
Imprint Berkeley, Calif., USA : Center for Educational Telecommunications, c1998
 Euro-Am Rm. 108  VC 304.873 An21 1998  pt.2    LIB USE ONLY    30500500030047
Descript 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in
Series Asian American history series ; pt. 2
Note Photography, Crystal Huie ; editor and script development, Ken Schneider ; music, Eric Schurig
In English and Chinese with English subtitles
Pat Morita
Chronicles the arrival of the Chinese during the 1850s to 1880s in California during the Gold Rush period and their subsequent settlement in the Western states of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and South Dakota. Includes the history of their labor, community building and activism for justice and equality in the courts of mid-19th century America
Subject Chinese -- West (U.S.) -- History
Chinese -- California -- History
Chinese Americans -- West (U.S.) -- History
Chinese Americans -- California -- History
Chinese Americans -- Civil rights -- History
Gold mines and mining -- California -- History
Immigrants -- West (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century
Immigrants -- California -- History -- 19th century
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1848-1860
West (U.S.) -- History -- 1860-1890
Alt Author Ding, Loni
Morita, Pat, 1930-
Center for Educational Telecommunications
Alt Title Chinese in the frontier West, an American story
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