TITLE

Angel Island A DEDICATION CEREMONY

AUTHOR(S)
Ko, Walter
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Chinese American Forum;Jul2009, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the reopening of the U.S. Immigration Station at Angel Island in California on February 15, 2009 after three years for renovation. The Federated Indians of the Graton Ramcheria blessed the site and the Dedication Ceremony was conducted inside a giant tent. Gao Zhansheng, Consul General of the People's Republic of China, states during the reopening ceremony that the station presented a page of American history and Chinese immigration.
ACCESSION #
43810354

 

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