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Chinese students arrive in the United States

China, 1857, zoomable map
04/12/1847
Three young Chinese men, brought to the United States by their missionary school teacher, the Reverend Samuel Robbins Brown, arrived in the United States on this day. They enrolled in the Monson Academy in Monson, Massachusetts. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 165.
Yung Wing, My Life in China and America (New York: Henry Holt Company, 1909), 8.

 

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