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There are but a few Chinese in Santa Cruz,
because our people hate them, dread them, despise them.
-Duncan McPherson, 1882
It is the summer of 1885 and three young children are peering into a barbershop on Front Street a few steps from where ..." [More]
Excerpted from Climbing Golden Mountain by Geoffrey Dunn