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Spikes to Spindles, Pt. 2
Program 722
Original Airdate: 4/8/1977

Subject Keywords
Chinese American businesspeople - Boston - Massachusetts
Chinese Americans
Chinese Americans - Boston - Massachusetts
Immigrants - China - United States

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Chow, Joseph
Leong, William

Corporate Names
Chinese Economic Development Council - Boston - Massachusetts

Program Description
Say Brother film presentation of the second half of From Spikes to Spindles, a 1975 film about the struggle of Chinese immigrants in major urban areas of the United States to adapt socially and economically to America (as well as to gain responsiveness to their needs as citizens). Program includes an excerpt from a previously aired interview conducted by Barbara Barrow with Chinese Economic Development Council (CEDC) executives William Leong (Executive Director) and Joseph Chow (Director of Program Development), who discuss getting Chinese Americans into the mainstream of American business and about the training the Council offers.

Associate Producer

Master (WGBH program) 2" videotape A2-03344
Preservation master digital beta cassette AB-01281
Preservation master beta SP cassette AB-01281A
Viewing copy VHS cassette (item number not yet assigned)
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette 984-30

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