About the Exhibit

On the 125th Anniversary of the passage of the Chinese Exclusion Act, the Chinese Historical Society of America's Remembering 1882 project combines a traveling exhibit, a museum theater performance, and a symposium of legal and historical experts.

Remembering 1882 Traveling Exhibit
Drawn from photographs, newspaper commentaries, political cartoons, and other objects in CHSA's collections, CHSA's Remembering 1882 exhibit provides a flavor for the intrigue, passion and poignancy of this dramatic chapter in American history. Launched in San ...
... Francisco at the Phillip Burton Federal Building, Northern California District Court, 450 Golden Gate, 19th Floor (May 1-11) and the James R. Browning Courthouse, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 95 Seventh Street, 1st Floor (May 14-31)

Remembering 1882: 125th Anniversary Symposium
An exploration of the impacts and legacies of the Exclusion laws featuring Justice Harry Low, Attorney Michael Lee, Law Professor Bill Ong Hing, Immigration Attorney Donald Ungar, and Historian Connie Young Yu. Presented by the Chinese Historical Society of America and the Historical Society for ...
... the Northern District of California

View more articles, video and historical documents online at Remembering1882.org

Art direction and design (c)2008 Jeff Mellin, Big Blue Ox
Microsite architecture by Joel Mellin
Content (c)2008 Chinese Historical Society of America

CHSA's Remembering 1882 project is proudly sponsored by:
Sterling Bank & ...
... amp; Trust / Seligman Family Foundation
San Francisco Grants for the Arts
Hazel Louie






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