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Chopsticks in the Land of Cotton: Lives of Mississippi Delta Grocers - YouTube

Excerpts from book talk by author John Jung at the Torrance, CA. Civic Center Library, Jan. 12, 2013 Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org...
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Chinese in the Mississippi Delta from the late 19th century started grocery market stores, often involving entire families, across the small towns near cotton plantations to serve black workers in the fields.  As times changed and earlier Chinese merchants died, retired, or moved away, these stores are few in number today but in their time they were an important part of these Delta communities.

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Chinese Grocers

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Delta Business Journal
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A brief account of the significant role that grocery store businesses played for Chinese in the Mississippi Delta over most of the last century, and which made significant contributions to the economies of the communities they served

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Mississippi Delta Chinese - Background

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Mississippi Delta Chinese - Background - Stories about the lives and contributions of Chinese grocers in the Mississippi Delta.
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Story of the lives of Mississippi Delta Chinese grocers and their families, a uniique Chinese "community' that extended across many miles of cotton fields for many decades that has now become part of history as retirees have moved to other states and their children, with higher education, entered white collar and professional occupations and moved to places with better economic opportunities

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A Chinese American Historian By Chance: An "Undercount" of Mississippi Delta Chinese

A Chinese American Historian By Chance: An "Undercount" of Mississippi Delta Chinese | Chinese American history | Scoop.it
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History of the Chinese completely ignored in this treatise of School integration in Mississippi

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