Arthur Goon on Navy ship, 1954

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Arthur Goon on Navy ship, 1954

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Description

Arthur Goon, son of Chinese immigrant to Portland Dogan Goon, served in the U.S. Navy in 1954. His father served in the U.S. Army during World War I, an era when Chinese persons were not allowed to become U.S. citizens.

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About This Item

  • Title: Arthur Goon on Navy ship, 1954
  • Creation Date: 1954
  • Subject Date: 1954
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 18 cm x 13 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2080, Box 5
  • Collection: Chinese American collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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