Snohomish County

Chinese, Snohomish Chinatown

Snohomish Chinese Concentration. Snohomish County.
Approximately 20 Chinese were forced to leave their homes in the town of Snohomish on February 10, 1886. It was the result of increased anti-Chinese sentiment. Reference: Hildebrandt 1977: 75.

Hildebrandt, Lorraine Barker. 1977. Straw Hats, Sandals, and Steel. Tacoma, Washington: The Washington State American Bicentennial Commission.