Paying tribute to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's history and are instrumental in its future success. Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month 2010: Leadership to Meet the Challenges of a Changing World Videos related to Hawaii; Smithsonian Institution 19 Hide All. Busboys and Poets: G Yamazawa.
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In 1978, a joint congressional resolution established Asian/Pacific American Heritage Week. The first 10 days of May were chosen to coincide with two important milestones in Asian/Pacific American history: the arrival in the United States of the first Japanese immigrants (May 7, 1843) and contributions of Chinese workers to the building of the transcontinental railroad, completed May 10, 1869.
May 23, 2019 · One persistent voice expressing frustration toward the status quo can change the way history is remembered. Case in point: Asian Pacific American Author: Kat Moon.