ACE has a new logo–just in time for the 10th Anniversary of Salinas Chinatown’s Asian Festival on April 29th! Big thanks to Alfredo Celaya and… 73 more words
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Cathy Chavez Miller (Co-chair of ACE) recently returned from visiting Cuba and Havana’s Chinatown, once the largest Chinatown in Latin America. Cathy writes:
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I inquired about a Cuban Chinatown to our guide, Professor Silvio, and he said we could go there for lunch.
On this day in 1851, a spark from a stove causes a devastating fire at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and destroys about 2/3rds of its 55,000 volumes, including most of Thomas Jefferson’s personal library, sold to the institution in 1815. 590 more words