The Great Flood of 1911 flooded most of downtown San Jose.
A look at Prohibition and the World’s largest mailbox!
Launch of Market Street Chinatown – Digital Exhibit
Saturday, November 9, 2013
11am – 3pm
You are cordially invited to the “Launch” of the NEW Exhibit Addition by the Stanford Market Street Chinatown Archaeology Project in the Chinese American Historical Museum.
History Park at Kelley Park
Chinese American Historical Museum
635 Phelan Avenue, San Jose, CA 95112
Stanford University Public Archaeology Day – Children’s Activities
Mock excavations, screening, artifact identification, and artifact reconstruction activities are hands-on stations for all ages to learn and experience. Children are “certified” as a Junior Archaeologist with their completed passport.
Chinese American Historical Museum (CAHM)
Explore the NEWEST addition to the Market Street Chinatown Exhibit Case. Bring your Smart Phone and enrich your appreciation of the artifacts through QR codes.
Technology Station – Heritage Wall Garden Area
Access the NEW Digital Exhibit website with various technology devices.
Informal Presentation – 1pm and 2:30pm
Pacific Hotel New Conference Room
Stanford University Associate Professor Barbara Voss
CHCP Co-President Brenda Hee Wong
HSJ President and CEO Alida Bray
Each presentation will be followed by light refreshments
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