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Family Legacies for Chinese Americans

5/11/2019
1:00 - 2:30

Main Library

Computer Training Center - 5th Fl

100 Larkin St.

Jeanie Low will teach you to uncover records such as 1885 San Francisco Chinatown map, census and Chinese Mortuary Records; 1870-1930 gravestones; and 20th century immigration and naturalization records.

Jeanie is the author of China Connection: Finding Ancestral Roots for Chinese in America. She has degrees in Library Technology and Chinese Studies.

Since 1993, Low has presented for various organizations including the National Archives and Records Administration, National Genealogical Society, Chinese Historical Society of America, California Genealogical Society and Angel Island Immigration Station.

Upcoming Events

Bay Area Chinese Writers Discuss their Writing
Saturday, August 24, 2019, 1:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Mandarin Story Time
Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 11:15 am
Ingleside, Ingleside Meeting Room
Woody Guthrie & the Soul of America
Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 6:30 pm
Sunset, Sunset Program Room

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Wednesday Afternoon Tai Chi with Patrick Lau
Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 1:30 pm
Presidio, Presidio Meeting Room
Wednesday Afternoon Tai Chi with Patrick Lau
Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 2:45 pm
Presidio, Presidio Meeting Room
CANCELLED: Chinese Calligraphy Class
Sunday, September 1, 2019, 12:30 pm
Main Library, Paley Room - Floor 3

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Main Library, Skylight Gallery
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Through Thursday, September 26, 2019
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