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COURTESY OF RON CHEW
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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Next generations tell the buried tales of Chinese Northwesterners

Like many local Chinese immigrants, Ron Chew's father, Soo Hong Chew, and mother, Wee Gam Har, were an ocean apart for more than a decade because of the Chinese Exclusion Act. They are pictured here in an undated family photo, perhaps in Hong Kong.