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James E. Sisson collection of papers on Chinese in California, 1894-1926.
BANC MSS C-R 153
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Title:

James E. Sisson collection of papers on Chinese in California, 1894-1926
Papers relating to Chinese in California

Creator/Contributor:

Sisson, James E., creator, collector.

Abstract:

Various legal documents and papers including certificate of residence for Hang Jung; citizenship papers of Cheung Hung Fon; marriage certificate and divorce proceedings for Mary Young Chan and Jack Chan.

Date:

1894 (issued)

Subject:

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Chinese -- California
Chinese -- California -- Emigration and immigration

Note:

James E. Sisson collection of papers on Chinese in California, BANC MSS C-R 153, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of James E. Sisson; 1965-1966.
In English and Chinese.

Type:

Citizenship papers.
Marriage certificates.

Physical Description:

print
1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-R 153

Origin:

California