Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation

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A True Chinese American Story


Filmmaker Jeffrey Chin contributes this introductory segment of a three-part series on Robert Hong, a former detainee, who was 11 years old in 1936 when he first landed on Angel Island. Stay tuned for more segments in the weeks ahead.

Robert Hong Chapter 1 Introduction Robert Hong

Robert Hong Chapter 2 Life In America

Robert Hong Chapter 3 The History of Immigrants

One of the highlights of the Annual Dinner was the video presentation on former detainee Robert Hong.  We are happy to share these video profiles directed by filmmaker Jeffrey Gee Chin.

Plaque in honor of Robert Hong

Place of Origin

Place of Settlement

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