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    • The Chinese commission at Rock Springs

    • Group portrait of members of the commission to investigate the massacre of Chinese miners at Rock Springs, Wyoming. The men are identified left to right as "Lieutenant Groesbeck, Tsang Hoy [interpreter to the Chinese Legation], Colonel [Fred A.]...
    • Chinese--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Rock Springs (Wyo.)--1880-1890.; Diplomats--Chinese--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Meetings--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Military officers--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.
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    • Chinese Masonic Lodge No. 185

    • Chinese men, women, and children stand outdoors near the Chinese Masonic Lodge Number 185 possibly at 1926 Market Street in Denver, Colorado. The two story building is decorated with bunting, paper lanterns, and banners with Chinese characters.
    • Chinese Masonic Association.; Chinese-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Celebrations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Festive decorations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1928 June 3
    • 1930 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.6

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1930
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 2, 1912 January 13

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19120113
    • Chinese sketches in San Francisco

    • Two Chinese women stand or kneel at an altar on stage in a Chinese theater in San Francisco (Marin County), California. One woman wears a mourning robe. Shows men spectators with narrow-brimmed hats in the audience. A scene in a burial ground shows...
    • Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Funeral rites & ceremonies--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Interiors--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Theaters--California--San...
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    • Chinese immigrants at the San Francisco custom-house

    • Chinese immigrants wait in line at the San Francisco custom house in San Francisco (Marin County), California. Men wear queues (braids), and straw domed-shaped (coolie) hats. Custom workers in suits and hats inspect immigrants' belongings. Inset...
    • Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Arrivals & departures--Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Customhouses--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Customs inspections--California--San...
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    • Sunday afternoon in Chinatown, Los Angeles, California singing hymns in the street

    • A crowd of people is gathered around a Chinese man who plays a piano on a street in Chinatown, Los Angeles (Los Angeles County), California. Chinese men, in shan ku (tunic and trousers) and bu xie (cotton shoes) or suits and derby hats, and white...
    • Chinese--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.; Los Angeles (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Outdoor religious services--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.; Pianos--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.; Women--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 29, 1910 July 16

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100716
    • Chinese in San Francisco

    • Street scene in San Francisco (Marin County), California shows Chinese revelers in the street on New Years Day, smoke from firecrackers, and men engaged in a fist fight. An interior scene in a Chinese temple shows men with queues bowing in front of...
    • Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Altars--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Celebrations--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Fighting--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Rites &...
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    • A Chinese interior

    • In this reproduction of a cabinet card tacked to corkboard, two Chinese men dressed in silk jackets, dark trousers and skullcaps sit in a room on a Chinese style divan. Shows embroidered wall hangings behind the divan, ornate wood carving on the...
    • Chinese Americans--Men--1900-1910.; Cabinet photographs--1900-1910.; Houses--1900-1910.; Interiors--1900-1910.; Men--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • The massacre of the Chinese at Rock Springs, Wyoming

    • Chinese coal miners with bedrolls and crates of belongings, run from a mob of men with rifles in Rock Springs (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. A few Chinese men are hit by bullets or lay on the ground.
    • Chinese--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Rock Springs (Wyo.)--1880-1890.; Chasing--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Massacres--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.
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    • Chinese dragon Festival Mtn. and Plain

    • Men (Chinese - American) dressed in traditional chinese clothing walk along side a chinese dragon during the Festival of Mountain and Plain parade in Denver, Colorado. Spectators watch from the grandstands.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Chinese Americans--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dragons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Festivals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parades &...
    • [1900?]
    • Chinese [children]

    • Two Chinese American girls sit cross-legged under a parasol, on a city rooftop near a sign written in Chinese. The young children wear embroidered silk jackets and pants; one child holds a fan. Shows glazed ceramic pottery and plants.
    • Chinese Americans--Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Girls--1880-1900.; Roofs--1880-1900.; Umbrellas--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Chinese [girl]

    • A young Chinese American girl dressed in an embroidered silk Chinese jacket and pants stands and holds a fan.
    • Chinese Americans--Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Fans--1880-1900.; Girls--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Chinese [children]

    • Two Chinese American children stand on a city rooftop near a sign written in Chinese. The children wear embroidered silk jackets and pants. Shows glazed ceramic pottery and plants.
    • Chinese Americans--Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Children--1880-1900.; Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Roofs--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Chinese [children]

    • Two Chinese American children stand on a city rooftop near a sign written in Chinese. The children wear embroidered silk jackets and pants. Shows glazed ceramic pottery and plants.
    • Chinese Americans--Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Children--1880-1900.; Clothing & dress--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • San Francisco, Jackson Street, front of Chinese Restaurant

    • Chinese-American men stand by a 2nd and 3rd story balcony Chinese restaurant with Italianate ornament at 810 Jackson Street in Chinatown, San Francisco, California. Men sit on steps and a in a window. A sign reads "Don Kee Chi, Wood Engraver".
    • Chinese Americans--California--San Francisco--1880-1910.; Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)--1880-1910.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1880-1910.; Restaurants--California--San Francisco--1880-1910.; Stores & shops--California--San Francisco--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1902]
    • Carnival display during the New Year celebration in Chinatown

    • Interior view of a room decorated to commemorate the Chinese New Year in Denver, Colorado. Tables covered with cloth hold fruit displays and ceramic vases. Paper lanterns hang from the ceiling.
    • Chinese-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Celebrations--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Chinese lanterns--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Festive decorations--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Colorado, the anti-Chinese riot in Denver on October 31st.

    • View of an anti-Chinese riot on a street in Denver, Colorado. Rioters assault Chinese men, throw belongings out of windows and use wooden beams to destroy frame buildings. Rioters wear hats and sack suits, and Chinese men have queues (braids) and...
    • Chinese--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Race riots--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Vandalism--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
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    • The Chinese dragon at Rock Springs

    • Chinese men march in a parade and carry a cloth dragon in Rock Springs, Wyoming. One man carries a staff decorated with metal.
    • Chinese-Americans--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1890-1900.; Rock Springs (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Scenes on the Pacific Railroad

    • Men and women dressed in formal attire sit in a Pacific Railroad dining car. African American (Black) men waiters carry trays. The railroad car has curtains, glass globe lights and mirrors. Railroad workers stand near a dynamite blast through a...
    • African Americans--1860-1870.; Chinese--1860-1870.; Blasting--1860-1870.; Interiors--1860-1870.; Passengers--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1860-1870.; Railroad construction workers--1860-1870.; Railroad dining cars--1860-1870.;...
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    • Hop Alley

    • View of Hop Alley (between Wazee and Blake Streets) in Denver, Colorado. Men who include a Chinese man and a police officer stand near the brick buildings. A sign reads: "1417 Wing Gut Clothing Co." and has Chinese characters.
    • Chinese-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Alleys--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Police--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Los Angeles, Cal. Shop in Chinatown

    • Interior view of a gift and apothecary shop in Chinatown in Los Angeles, California. Shows a counter with low Chinese style wooden stools, a wall of drawers topped with shelves of porcelain jars, a glass case and shelves of large tins marked with...
    • Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)--1890-1900.; Los Angeles (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Drugstores.; Gift shops.
    • [1899]
    • Denver Chinatown

    • View of Ching Chung and Company Chinese store at 2019 either Wazee or Blake Street in Denver, Colorado. Chinese characters are on a nearby sign.
    • Chinese-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Storefronts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929
    • July 4, Parade

    • View of wagon in the July 4th parade, Georgetown, Colorado. Women dressed as Chinese, in heavy make-up and with pinned up hair, sit on a wagon decorated with crepe paper, Chinese lanterns and umbrellas. Driver identified as Charles Fountain, and...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Georgetown--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Hop Alley

    • A group of men, a Chinese man, and a woman stand near a brick building on Market Street in Denver, Colorado. A nearby sign reads: "Yee Lee & Co 2029 Market St." Chinese characters are also on the sign.
    • Chinese-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Chinese emigration to America

    • Chinese emigrants with queues (braids), in robes and hats or caps, are gathered in the hold of the steamship "Alaska" en route to the United States. The men use chopsticks and eat rice from bowls. Some read or stand near windows. A white man...
    • Chinese--1870-1880.; Eating & drinking--1870-1880.; Emigration & immigration--Chinese--1870-1880.; Interiors--1870-1880.; Ships--1870-1880.
    • 1876 May 20
    • Cheesman Park Hill History

    • Article based on a TV talk given be Louisa Arps on Channel 6 in Feb 1956. Article discusses the history of Cheesman Park Hill from Denver's first settlers to the twentieth century.
    • Cemeteries.
    • 1959
    • Idaho vegetable peddler

    • A Chinese man carries vegetables in wicker baskets with a yoke on a street in Idaho City, Idaho. Wood frame houses are nearby.
    • Chinese-Americans--Idaho--Idaho City--1890-1910.; Idaho City (Idaho)--1890-1910.; Peddlers--Idaho--Idaho City--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Cafe

    • Chinese waiters and a white customer pose in a Chinese restaurant in Denver, Colorado. A cash register and gumball machine are on the counter near a row of stools.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Chinese-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915]
    • Old Capitol cabin had another use

    • Facade of the Sam Wah Chinese Laundry, Colorado Avenue, Colorado City, (capitol of Colorado Territory in 1861) El Paso County, Colorado; shows a clapboard false front. Signs read: "Dixie Queen," "Old Virgin," and "Sam Wah L-aundry."
    • Colorado City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cleaning establishments--Colorado--Colorado City--1890- 1900.; False fronts--Colorado--Colorado City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Second annual Sunflower Carnival

    • View of a Flower Carnival parade entry, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado; shows "China Jim," a Chinese businessman, in a suit and planter hat with a wagon and team. Chinese in skullcaps peek over the float decorated with paper lanterns,...
    • Chinese-Americans--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Co Springs--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Parades &...
    • 1894 August 24
    • Chinese display, Festival M. & P.

    • Spectators watch from grandstands as Chinese men dressed in traditional chinese clothing walk in a parade for the Festival of Mountain and Plain. They carry banners and one man carries a gong.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Chinese Americans--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Festivals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]

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