Of Chinese immigrants, ties (not railroad), and Oregon parks

10 Jul

Christy Sweet is the curator at Kam Wah Chung, an Oregon State Parks historic site in John Day, Oregon. (Yes, that Christy–once upon a time, my student assistant, and so a NWC alumna and, of course, a history major.)

She is happy to welcome visitors to her historic site. You don’t need to tie a tie there, though … (watch the video, though. That narrow cloth thing around the man’s neck is called a tie … ties are becoming historic artifacts …)

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