January 2016: “The Laborers Nobody Knows” (Stanford Alumni Magazine)

Thursday, January 14, 2016

“IT WAS 1970 when history professor Gordon Chang, then a new graduate student fresh out of Princeton, walked into Green Library to pore through Leland Stanford’s papers for…

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August 2015: “American Railroad Project Peers Into Chinese Past” (ABC)

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

“It is an American success story — the linking of the east and west by railroad in the 1860s. However many of the people who built it weren’t…

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July 2015: “Stanford Project Unearths Personal Histories of Chinese Railroad Workers” (KQED)

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

“The Transcontinental Railroad has been dubbed a feat of 19th century engineering and has been credited with opening California up to trade. Despite the importance of the project,…

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June 2015: “How the West was built: Project seeks stories of Chinese workers” (LA Times)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

“In May 1969, Connie Young Yu’s mother and father traveled to Utah from the Bay Area for ceremonies marking the 100th anniversary of the transcontinental railway. Like thousands…

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June 2015: “斯坦福举办纪念华工参与修建美国铁路150周年活动” (金山在线 US China Express)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

“【侨报记者张苗6月6日南湾报道】6月6日,斯坦福大学举办纪念铁路华工150周年活动。中国驻旧金山总领事罗林泉、斯坦福大学人文学院院长赛拉尔(Richard Saller)、斯坦福大学北美铁路华工研究课题(Chinese Railroad Workers Project)主任张少书(Gordon H. Chang)、中美学者、铁路华工后裔代表及斯坦福大学师生等200余人出席活动” Read the full story 看全文

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June 2015: “斯坦福大学举行仪式纪念华工建铁路150周年” (凤凰视频 Phoenix Video)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

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June 2015: “美斯坦福大学纪念华工赴美建铁路150周年” (中国新闻网 China News)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

“中新网6月8日电 据美国《世界日报》报道,美国铁路华工150周年,斯坦福大学北美铁路华工研究工程及美国华人历史协会学者,6日和来自全国的数十名华工后代一起回顾这段重要的历史。” Read the full story 看全文

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June 2015: “美斯坦福大学纪念华工赴美建铁路150周年” (新华网 Xinhua News Agency)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

“中新网6月8日电 据美国《世界日报》报道,美国铁路华工150周年,斯坦福大学北美铁路华工研究工程及美国华人历史协会学者,6日和来自全国的数十名华工后代一起回顾这段重要的历史。” Read the full story 看全文

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June 2015: “美斯坦福大学纪念华工赴美建铁路150周年” (人民网 People’s Daily)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

“中新网6月8日电 据美国《世界日报》报道,美国铁路华工150周年,斯坦福大学北美铁路华工研究工程及美国华人历史协会学者,6日和来自全国的数十名华工后代一起回顾这段重要的历史。” Read the full story 看全文

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June 2015: “Historians build links to an important historic past” (China Daily)

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

“Chinese railroad workers played a vital role in the 1860s construction and completion of the first transcontinental railway in the US. Their herculean efforts in helping to shape…

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