Multimedia

Welcome to the Chinese Railroad Workers of North America Project. The archive is under construction, and it will include photographs, texts, art, videos and other materials. Only a few samples are presented in this web site, but when the digital archive is completed we will provide access to the full archive for the public at that time.

The Chinese Railroad Workers in North America Project website is subject to Stanford University’s standard Terms of Use (http://library.stanford.edu/about/terms-of-use). However, the Images and other materials housed in the database are  individually copyrighted, and are subject to use restrictions based on the requirements of copyright holders.  Please consult with the copyright holder for the individual item for permission to reuse.

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The Chinese Builders of the American Railroad

Produced by:CCTV Date of production:2009-2010 First aired:Nov. 2010, CCTV-10Producer: Xinjian Wang Director: Wu Deng Photographer: Fan Zhang

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《金色道钉--华工与美国太平洋铁路》

制作:中国中央电视台 制作时间:2009-2010年 首播时间:2010年11月23日-2010年11月27日, CCTV-10 制作人: 王新建 导演: 邓武 摄像: 张帆  

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Transcontinental Railroad

“The Line” is a segment of Seven Wonders of the Industrial World,  a documentary/docudrama produced by BBC and originally aired in 2003-04. Narrated by Robert Lindsay and produced by…

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Leland Stanford

Radio broadcasting during the era of recovery from the Great Depression was a critical factor in that recovery. The early Radio networks were recovering as well. Cash-strapped and…

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Men of Iron

An original song writen by Black Irish Band member Patrick Michael Karnahan in honor of the Chinese Americans that built the Central Pacific Railroad. Band member James Nelson…

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