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Sun Wing Wo General Store and Herb Shop

Date
May 21, 2022 @ 10:00 AM
Time
May 21, 2022 @ 10:00 AM - May 21, 2022 @ 03:00 PM
Cost
$3
Organizer’s Site
camla.org
Council District
City Council District 14
Event Series Dates
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
This exhibition is a recreation of an actual store that was housed in the Garnier Building in the 1890s. The Sun Wing Wo store opened in 1891 and remained in this building until 1948. The store was a multi-purpose space that showed how self-sufficient the Chinese were and had to be due to racism and discrimination, while also being responsive to the needs of their community. Even though the store predominantly served the Chinese, there were European, Japanese, and Mexican Americans who also came to purchase Chinese merchandise.

Location

Chinese American Museum
425 N. Los Angeles St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Phone:
213.485.8567
Website:
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Organizer

Chinese American Museum
Phone:
213-485-8567

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