The Filipino American Story | Hoy! Jump Aboard! | Two young characters, Marissa and Jordan, serve as hosts of this multimedia curriculum guide. The lessons present Filipino American history and culture as a means of considering broader ideas of ethnic heritage. The site includes a section for students.
Businesses around the world have often turned to "exotic" figures to help sell their products and give them a touch of intrigue. Belmont Bouquet used trade cards depicting a young Asian girl to sell their perfume. From the Archives Collection of the national Museum of American History.
Learn The History of Printing: The collected works of Yi Munsun (the literary name of Yi Kyu-bo), the great poet, scholar, and statesman of Korea's Koryo Dynasty (918-1392), were edited and printed with metal movable type by his son Yi Ham in about 1241.
Settlement of Asians in the Deep South (1763 – 1882)