1. The Chinatown Files Documentaryโ€”a History Repeated Part II

    September 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:35 pm
  2. Pacific Crossings

    October 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  3. Joy on Joice Street Fair

    October 16 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm



Voices from the Railroad (2019)

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Founded in 1963, the Chinese Historical Society of America (CHSA) promotes the contributions and legacy of the Chinese in America through its exhibitions, publications, and educational and public programs in the Museum and Learning Center. We are housed in the landmark Julia Morgan-designed Chinatown YWCA building at 965 Clay Street, San Francisco. Learn more โ†’