Friday, September 15, 2017

East of Home

Santha Rama Rau
Harper & Brothers, 1950
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(Next post on Friday: Book-of-the-Month Club Invitation)

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Jeanyee Wong, 1920–2017

July 22, 1920, San Francisco, California – February 21, 2017, New York, New York

Marriage certificate of Jeanyee’s parents,
Choy Wong and Young Chiu
June 20, 1919, Canton, China

Certificate from her father’s Chinese Exclusion Act
file at the National Archives, San Bruno, California






















1930 U.S. Federal Census, Jeanyee is on line 72.













1939 Cable, Cooper Union, Sophomore


















1940 Cable, Cooper Union, Junior











1940 U.S. Federal Census, Jeanyee is on line 36.















1941 Cable, Cooper Union, Senior






















LibraryThing

(Next post on Friday: East of Home)