The Oregon Multicultural Archives is celebrating Asian & Pacific Islander Month with a display and online exhibit of Oregon Chinese Disinterment Documents. This collection of documents pertains to the 1948-1949 disinterment of hundreds of Chinese immigrants’ remains from cemeteries throughout Oregon to be shipped to China.
Find out more on the Oregon Multicultural Archives Blog Post
Be sure to check out the Online Exhibit
Physical Display: 3rd Floor of the Valley Library, Archives Reading Room, Display Case
Date: May–June 2012
Exhibit Curated by OSU SCARC Student Workers Kelsey Ockert and Ingrid Ockert
For More Information Contact:
Natalia Fernández, Oregon Multicultural Librarian
The OSU Libraries’ Oregon Multicultural Archives (OMA) mission is to acquire, preserve and make available collections that document the lives of African American, Asian American, Latino, and Native American communities of Oregon.