Ashland’s Chinese History Adds to the Celebration of the Chinese New Year 2022

To honor Chinese New Year in Ashland Oregon

Tomorrow is Chinese New Year 2022. (fireworks photo from Wikimedia Commons)

Learn about Mr. and Mrs. Wong and their daughter Jennie, who mixed with the social elite in early 20th century Ashland. They were known in Ashland as Mr. and Mrs. Wah Chung. (photo from Southern Oregon Historical Society)
Read about Ashland’s most famous Chinese resident and our Chinese community in the early 20th century.
 “Wah Chung and the Chinese Community in Ashland: Late 1800s and early 1900s.”
Yes, we once had a small Chinatown, a store with Chinese herbs and candies, even Chinese New Year feasts and fireworks.
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