Kenny Wong, A Chinese Railroad Worker Descendant

How Do You Honor Your Ancestors When They've Been Erased From History?

His great-grandfather's contribution to the U.S. was wiped from history. One man traces his ancestor's journey as a Chinese railroad worker.


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