Archeology of sewing

EnglishChinese Unearthing History When the Rose Pak station in San Francisco Chinatown was being built, archaeologists uncovered a basement beneath the sidewalk at 1018 Stockton Street. Hidden there were treadle sewing machines from the 1870s that had been buried...

Archeology of Sewing

EnglishChinese Urban Archeology Unearthing the San Francisco Chinatown Garment Industry Recovering archaeological material from San Francisco Chinatown is rare. There are few opportunities to excavate and a high rate of site disturbance or destruction. In 2015, while...