Building Tracks to New Beginnings: Japanese Railroad Workers in the West

Presented by Weber State University Special Collections and Golden Spike 150 at Weber County Library - Ogden Valley Branch, Huntsville UT

Apr 24
Building Tracks to New Beginnings: Japanese Railroad Workers in the West

Judge Raymond Uno and Lorraine Crouse will examine the stories of Japanese men coming to the United States to help build the railroad and ended up staying and establishing Japantowns across the West.

Judge Raymond Uno and Lorraine Crouse will examine the stories of Japanese men coming to the United States to help build the railroad and ended up staying and establishing Japantowns across the West. Part of Weber Reads: The Transcontinental Railroad with the Weber County Library System

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Free Admission

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 24, 2019 at 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm (Wed)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Weber County Library - Ogden Valley Branch

131 S 7400 E, Huntsville, UT 84317

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