*  Multiracial Americans - Wikipedia
White legislators passed laws prohibiting marriage between European and Asian Americans until the 1950s. Interracial ... Le, C. N. "Multiracial/Hapa Asian Americans". Asian-Nation: The Landscape of Asian America. Retrieved 2008-07-21. According to ... European Americans/African-Americans are grouped with Asian/Native American Indians). The 2000 U.S. Census in the write-in ... the term has sometimes been considered synonymous with Asian American, to describe any person of mixed Asian and American ...
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*  Flower Drum Song - Wikipedia
In the 1950s, there were relatively few Asian-American actors; Rodgers believed that Asians avoided acting because of shyness. ... Critics note, in any case, that Asian-Americans "had found few opportunities in mainstream theatre." Joshua Logan recommended a ... Four other shows with Asian themes had opened or were in rehearsal in New York, and the demand for the few Asian actors was ... as it presented casting issues and fears that Asian-Americans would take offense at how they are portrayed. When it was put on ...
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*  Maria Tsien - Wikipedia
Maria Tsien (also credited as Maria Tsien McClay) was an Asian-American film and television actress in the 1950s and 1960s. She ... was often cast in productions that were set in Asia, to fill out non-Asian casts. The Left Hand of God (1955) Kismet (1955) ...
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*  Asian-American theatre - Wikipedia
American theatre in the 1950s was dominated by popular Broadway shows that featured Asian characters and settings, and shows ... Frank Chin, who founded the Asian American Theatre Workshop, argued that Asian-American actors needed Asian-American ... List of Asian-American theatre companies Asian Americans in arts and entertainment Portrayal of East Asians in Hollywood The ... Asian American Theatre Workshop (later renamed Asian American Theater Company) in San Francisco, Theatrical Ensemble of Asians ...
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*  Asian Americans - Wikipedia
Asian Americans first made an impact in Olympic sports in the late 1940s and in the 1950s. Sammy Lee became the first Asian ... Asian American studies Asian Americans in New York City Asian Hispanic and Latino Americans Asian Latin Americans Asian ... Asian Brazilians Asian Peruvians Asian Mexicans Asian Canadians Asian Australians Asian New Zealanders Asian Pacific American ... Japanese Americans, Korean Americans, Mongolian Americans, Tibetan Americans and Taiwanese Americans. South Asian Americans, ...
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*  Financial disclosure facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about Financial disclosure
During the 1950s, loans to finance the purchase of American exports by Asian governments increased. ... In 1781 Robert Morris founded the first commercial bank in the United States-the Bank of North America. It greatly assisted the ... During World War II Ex-Im Bank's activities were largely confined to Latin America and financing American exports for projects ... See alsoBank of America ; Bank of the United States ; Clearinghouses ; Credit Cards ; Credit Unions ; Federal Reserve System ; ...
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*  The Gallery of Madame Liu-Tsong - Wikipedia
Asian Americans portal Television in the United States portal 1950s portal List of programs broadcast by the DuMont Television ... The Gallery of Madame Liu Tsong was the first U.S. television series starring an Asian-American series lead. Wong's character ... It starred Chinese American silent film and talkie star Anna May Wong, who played a detective in a role written specifically ... The Gallery of Madame Liu-Tsong is an American television series which aired on the now defunct DuMont Television Network. ...
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*  Yuki Shimoda - Wikipedia
Many Asian American actors as Beulah Quo, the co-founder of East West Players, with Mako Iwamatsu considered him to be an ... He did find a job coaching Caucasian actors to act as more realistic "Orientals" in the 1950s. Ultimately he was hired as one ... He devoted his free time to help young actors in the East West Players, a Los Angeles-based Asian American theatre group and, ... Asian American Actor. It includes clips of an interview with him before his passing. Teahouse of the August Moon, Martin Beck ...
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*  Holcim - Wikipedia
The company continued to expand in Latin America and added Asian divisions during the 1970s and 1980s. A series of mergers and ... He oversaw the company during the Swiss housing boom of the 1950s, and as Holderbank expanded into Canada, then throughout ... It is among the top few producers throughout Europe, North America, and Asia. Globally, Holcim and Lafarge are the two largest ... In the late 1970s and early 1980s, Holderbank continued its expansion in Latin America and expanded into Asia and Spain for the ...
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*  Meet Young Immigrants | Scholastic.com
... more than 80 percent of immigrants in the United States are Latin American or Asian. By comparison, as recently as the 1950s, ... Asians and Latin Americans, in particular, were significant groups in the new wave of immigration. Within five years after the ... America was "the golden door," a metaphor for a prosperous society that welcomed immigrants. Asian immigrants, however, didn't ... Asians and Latin Americans arrived in large numbers, while European immigration declined.. Today, immigration to the United ...
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*  Japanese Americans - Wikipedia
There is also the Japanese Evangelical Missionary Society (JEMS) formed in the 1950s. It operates Asian American Christian ... Japanese Americans were among the three largest Asian American ethnic communities during the 20th century, but since the 2000 ... In the 2008 US presidential election, the National Asian American Survey found that Japanese American favored Democrat Barack ... Southern California has the largest Japanese American population in North America, and the city of Torrance holds the densest ...
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*  Export-oriented industrialization - Wikipedia
Both Latin American and Asian countries used this strategy at first. However, during the 1950s and 1960s the Asian countries, ... For example, many East Asian countries had strong barriers on imports from the 1960s to the 1980s. Reduced tariff barriers, a ... Some have pointed out that because of the success of the Asian countries, especially Taiwan and South Korea, export-led growth ... Export-oriented industrialization was particularly characteristic of the development of the national economies of the Asian ...
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*  Andrew Chinn - Wikipedia
They Painted Their Hearts: Pioneer Asian American Artists, p.27; Wing Luke Asian Museum, Seattle, 1994; ISBN 0295974303 "Andrew ... While the Abstract expressionism of the Northwest mystics turned the art world on its head in the 1950s, and George Tsutakawa, ... and is associated with the Northwest's Asian-American arts community, the WPA artists of the Great Depression/World War II era ... and Frank Okada revolutionized Asian-American art in the 1960s, Chinn remained almost defiantly committed to the style he'd ...
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*  Making Light: Veggie question
... who is Asian-American, grew up in a SDA family in California and attended SDA schools. Unfortunately, at this time (1950s) most ... It's pretty well-established that the children of immigrants to North America - particularly immigrants from less developed ... European and (Anglo) American diets seem to be atypical in the large amounts of meat they contain. It probably is a result of ... I'm an American expat. We have had an...interesting few years sharing a house wall, mostly due to dread that the stupid thing ...
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*  Tuidang movement - Wikipedia
... and read like the anti-Communist propaganda written in Taiwan in the 1950s." By contrast, the Asian American Journalists ... "Asian American Journalists Association Recognizes Excellence in News Coverage", The Free Library (23 August 2005) Retrieved 28 ...
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*  Ley - Wikipedia
... among Asian Latin Americans Ley-class minehunter, a class of inshore minehunter built for the Royal Navy in the mid-1950s Ley ... Ley may refer to: Ley (landform), name for a crag, rock or cliff in the north German language area Ley (crater), crater on the ... American doctor James Ley, 1st Earl of Marlborough (1552-1629), English jurist John Ley (1583-1662), English Puritan clergyman ... American baseball player Thomas John Ley, Australian politician Willy Ley (1906-1969), science writer Alternate romanization of ...
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*  Chinatown, Boston - Wikipedia
Maine after the 1950s. Because of the high population of Asians and Asian Americans living in this area of Boston, there is an ... "Asian American Civic Association". Asian American Civic Association. Retrieved 18 July 2016. Lehman, DeWayne. "Mayor Menino ... Nearly 70% of Chinatown's population is Asian, compared with Boston's nine percent of Asian Americans overall. Chinatown has a ... Chinatown Profile Census 2000 Unofficial websites Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center Asian American Civic Association Asian ...
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*  Outline of jazz - Wikipedia
Asian American jazz Avant-garde jazz Bebop Big band Chamber jazz Continental jazz Cool jazz Dixieland or 'Early Jazz'. Free ... The 1950s saw the emergence of free jazz, which explored playing without regular meter, beat and formal structures, and in the ... American popular music, the brass band tradition, and African musical elements such as blue notes and African-American styles ... all linked by the common bonds of African American and European American musical parentage with a performance orientation. Jazz ...
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*  Brewer High School (Fort Worth, Texas) - Wikipedia
The student body is 51% white, 6% black, 37% Hispanic, 2% Asian and 4% American Indian/Multiple. The school mascot is the bear ... The old high school was built in the 1950s and was later turned into a middle school in 2008. The school's campus on Cherry ...
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*  Marie-Louise von Franz - Wikipedia
Between the 1950s and 1970s, von Franz travelled widely, not only for holidays but also for lecturing. She visited European ... countries including Austria, England, Germany, Greece, Italy and Scotland, as well as America, Egypt and some Asian countries. ...
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*  Indonesian Americans - Wikipedia
Indonesia portal Asian Americans portal United States portal List of Indonesian Americans Permias "Race Reporting for the Asian ... Indonesian international students came to the United States in significant numbers as early as the mid-1950s, beginning with a ... As of the 2010 United States Census, they were the 15th largest group of Asian Americans, a position they still retain since ... Yang, Eveline (2001), "Indonesian Americans", in Lehman, Jeffrey, Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, 2 (second ed.), ...
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*  Hisaye Yamamoto - Wikipedia
Awards and Fellowships 2010: Asian American Writers Workshop's Lifetime Achievement Award 1988: Association for Asian American ... named one of Best American Short Stories Early 1950s: Declined a Stanford University Writing Fellowship in order to pursue ... Conversations with Asian American Writers. Honolulu, HI: U of Hawaii P, with UCLA Asian American Studies Center; 2000:343-82 ... Literature portal List of Asian American writers Japanese American internment King-Kok Cheung. "Hisaye Yamamoto." Heath ...
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*  Lutheran Church in America - Wikipedia
... and first female Asian-American Lutheran pastor (1982). The LCA was a founding member of the Lutheran Council in the United ... States of America, which began on January 1, 1967. During the late 1950s and early 1960s, many of the independent U.S. Lutheran ... In 1960, for example, a number of such bodies joined to form the American Lutheran Church. The Lutheran Church in America was ... The Lutheran Church in America (LCA) was an American and Canadian Lutheran church body that existed from 1962 to 1987. It was ...
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*  Mira Mesa, San Diego - Wikipedia
The 2010 census counted: Asian 44.3%, White (not Hispanic or Latino) 31.8%, Hispanic or Latino 13.6%, African American/Black ... Established in the 1950s as a residential area to support Naval Air Station Miramar, Mira Mesa has grown into the largest ... Mira Mesa has a significant concentration of Asian-American residents. Their presence has added to the diverse shopping ... Camino Ruiz is a north-south four-lane thoroughfare that runs the whole length of the Mira Mesa area, and links Miramar Road to ...
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*  Anna May Wong - Wikipedia
... an Asian-American woman who managed to 'birth' however ambivalently, Asian-American screen women in the jazz age". Wong's ... Wong returned to the public eye in the 1950s in several television appearances. In 1951, Ms. Wong made history with her TV show ... East Asians in Hollywood Racism in Film of the United States Stereotypes of East and Southeast Asians in American media Asian ... which is given yearly at the Asian-American Arts Awards; the annual award given out by the Asian Fashion Designers was also ...
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