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The Way We Wore: Celebrating Chinese Fashion Heritage

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February 18 - Public Opening


Immerse yourself in Chinese American cultural life with our exclusive collection celebrating Chinese Fashion heritage. Feast your eyes on a newly showcased Imperial Robe as well as garments and accessories from the late 19th to 20th centuries.


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Exhibit News: Great Wall to Great Lakes

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The Chinese-American Museum\'s permanent exhibit, Great Wall to Great Lakes: Chinese Immigration to the Midwest tells the stories of immigrant journeys to the Chicago area and beyond.

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My Chinatown: Stories from Within

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Second Floor - My Chinatown: Stories from Within

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Thanks to a generous grant from the Chicago Community Trust, the Chinese-American Museum of Chicago is collaborating with the Chicago History Museum to bring its wonderful object theater and 16-minute video My Chinatown to the Chinese-American Museum of Chicago! Hear the stories of the people of Chinatown––their journeys, their customs, their work, their families––from within Chinatowns borders.

CAMOC is adding a special feature to the exhibit: a look at family associations in Chinatown. As an outgrowth of the Chicago Chinatown Centennial Exhibit, we will be highlighting, on a rotating basis, the histories and artifacts of various family associations, including the Lees, the Wongs, and more.

My Chinatown: Stories from Within is now open in the second floor gallery.

Hear the people of Chinatown tell their own stories,  right in the heart of their neighborhood

 


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