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The Chinese emigrants who help build our railroads across the United States (part 3)

The Chinese emigrants who help build our railroads across the United States (part 3) At first, only a handful of Chinese came, mainly as merchants, former sailors, to America. The first Chinese people of this wave arrived in the United … Continue reading

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