Chinese Historical Society of America

965 Clay Street, San Francisco, CA 94108 - United States





CHSA is the oldest and largest organization in the country dedicated to the documentation, study, and presentation of Chinese American history. Through exhibitions, publications, and educational, public programming, CHSA promotes the contributions and legacy of Chinese in America.


"Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion" explores the centuries-long history of trade and immigration between China and the United States and raises the question "What does it mean to be an American?" Extending from the late eighteenth century to the present, and including all regions of the country, the exhibition interprets the Chinese American experience as a key part of American history.


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