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JOHN LOK / THE SEATTLE TIMES
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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Next generations tell the buried tales of Chinese Northwesterners

Seattle Chinese community leader Ron Chew stands in a foyer at the Wing Luke Museum, beneath a cloud of paper messages designed to signify Northwest Chinese immigrants reaching out to loved ones across the Pacific Ocean. "Your history and your memory and your identity are lost in this cross-Pacific divide," he says.