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California Historical Society

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California Historical Society has hosted 19 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1999 Speech. The year with the most events was 2014 with three events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2015 with an average of 2,091 views per video. Most appearances with Anthea M. Hartig (5), Patty Pforte (5). Most common tags: California, U.S. History, Immigration.

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    Chinese Americans in California

    A historian and a philanthropist looked at the struggles and discrimination faced by Chinese immigrants in nineteenth and early…

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    "Nation of Immigrants" Mythology

    California State University Professor Emerita Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz critiqued the popular notion of “nation of immigrants,”…

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    California Gold Rush Fires and Floods

    Gary Noy gave an illustrated talk about the devastating fires and floods that coincided with the population explosion caused…

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    Mail-Order Marriages in California

    Professor Marcia Zug talked about her book Buying A Bride: An Engaging History of Mail-Order Matches, in which she discusses how 19th century…

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