Asian American History in Oakland

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The Oakland Chinese Citizen Alliance pose before boarding the train for their national convention in this 1925 photo.

Residents await the opening of the Community Council in this undated photo.

The owners of the Pacific Cannery. (From left to right) Lew Hing, father Rose Hing, daughter, and  Lew Moon Hing, son.

Members of the Japanese Independent Congregational Church pose for this 1927 photo.

The staff of an unidentified Oakland Japanese laundry await their next customers.