Programs

Chinese American Women Oral History Project

CAWOHP is a joint project with the Schlesinger Library of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University to record oral histories of Chinese American women who lived in New England.


Annual Meeting and Dinner
Held annually in September to conduct elections, honor our Sojourner Awardees, and serve as a community gathering. Previous speakers have included Jennifer 8 Lee, New York Times reporter and author of The Fortune Cookie Chronicles


Sojourner Award
Established in 1995 in memory of our early Chinese sojourners to recognize individuals and organizations for their contribution to the recording, preservation, and education about the Chinese American community in New England.


Historic Chinatown Walking Tours
A walking tour of the sites in Chinatown that are important to the develop of our Chinatown community.  Click here for more information about schedules and reservations.


Archive Collections
Items in CHSNE’s collection are available for research and educational use. Donations of your materials, papers, and artifacts play a crucial role in this mission.


The parking lot at the corner of Beach and Kingston Streets, now the site of the Chinatown Park of the Rose Kennedy Greenway, served as a baseball field on Sundays in this photo in 1948. (CHSNE collection)

The parking lot at the corner of Beach and Kingston Streets, now the site of the Chinatown Park of the Rose Kennedy Greenway, served as a baseball field on Sundays in this photo in 1948. (CHSNE collection)

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