Saturday, March 8, 2014
Chinese Payroll, Virginia & Truckee Papers, 1883, Courtesy of Huntington Library Collection
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Lawrence & Houseworth Albums. Track Repairers, Empire City, Nev., c. 1860-70. Gift of Florence V. Flinn. The Society of California Pioneers.
Friday, April 12, 2013
Between 1865 and 1869, thousands of Chinese migrants toiled at a grueling pace and in perilous working conditions to help construct America’s First Transcontinental Railroad. The Chinese Railroad…