Wednesday, January 17, 2024

A Gateway To Chinese Canadians


Chinatown in Victoria, British Columbia is the oldest Chinatown in Canada and the second oldest in North America after San Francisco.

In 1858, the Fraser Canyon Gold Rush brought a mass influx of immigrants from California; one-third of which were Chinese. Later, the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway brought even more Chinese workers. Most of them settled in Victoria’s Chinatown.

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