As one of the few remaining descendants of the early Chinese settlers, Rosie shares the fascinating story of her great grandfather Charles Henry Wong Gye, who worked initially as a storekeeper in Lawrence, and later as a special constable and interpreter for the Chinese Goldminers.

Interviewer: Carolyn Squires
Interview Dates:
Aug 2022
June 2023

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