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Dozens of archaeological digs in the 19th-century Chinatowns of the American West are revealing new insights into the immigrant experience. I spoke with dozens of archaeologists to put together this overview of this emerging sub-field of historical archaeology, which includes sections on labor, health, food, women, and culture.  

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Archaeology
America’s Chinatowns
Dozens of digs and collections are revealing the culture, diversity, and challenges of the first Chinese Americans
May/June 2014

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