Chinese man, Augusta, ca. 1890

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Chinese man, Augusta, ca. 1890

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Description

An unnamed Chinese immigrant to Maine was part of the South Parish Congregational Church Chinese Sunday School in Augusta. Many immigrants joined Christian Sunday schools, in part to learn English.

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About This Item

  • Title: Chinese man, Augusta, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Augusta
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 17 cm x 11 cm
  • Local Code: 2002.225
  • Object Type: Image

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