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A Chronology of Chinese-Americans

Compiled by Tze-chung Li

| 1700-1849 | 1850-1879 | 1880-1899 | 1900-1919 |
| 1920-1939 | 1940-1959 | 1960-1979 | 1980-1999 |
| 2000- |

This lisitng is compiled on the basis of the following books, newspapers, including Chicago Tribune, The Houston Post, Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, and The Washington Post, and other materials, such as PR Newswire and IAC National Newspaper Index.


The Annals of America. Chicago: Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1968

Carruth, Gorton and Associates, ed., The Encyclopedia of American Facts and Dates. 4th ed., New York: Crowell, 1966

Chang, Iris. The Chinese in America: The Narrative History. New York, Viking, 2003, 496p.

Chen, Sucheng. Asian Americans: An Interpretive History. Boston: Twayne, 1992. Http://web/mit.edu/21h.153j/www/chrono.html

Daniels, Roger. Asian American" Chinese and Japanese in the United States Since 1850.

Kane, Joseph Nathan. Famous First Facts. 3d ed. New York: Wilson, 1964

Leibovitz, Liel and Matthew Miller. Fortunate Sons: The 120 Chinese Boys who Came to America, Went to School, and Revolutionized an Ancient Civilization. New York, Norton, 2011.

Maykovich, Minako K. "Asian Americans - Quiet Americans? (In Harry A. Johnson, ed. and comp. Ethnic American Minorities: A Guide to Media and Materials)

Ng, Franklin, ed. The Asian American Encyclopedia. New York: Marshall Cavendish, 1995. 6v.

Seagrave, Sterling. The Soong Dynasty. 1986, pp. 102-6.

Tung, William L. The Chinese in America, 1820-1973: A Chronology and Fact Book. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y,: Oceana, 1974. 150p. (Ethnic Chronology Series Number 14).

Wu, Cheng-Tsu, ed. "Chink!" New York: World Publishing, 1972. 289p. (The Ethnic Prejudice in America Series).