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Chinese Methodist Mission Church, Chinatown

The Methodist church was the first to minister to the Chinese community in Canada, there was a mission school in 1876 in Victoria and in Vancouver in 1888. From its original Hastings Street location the Mission moved to a building on Dupont Street (Pender) in 1889. In 1900 the mission moved to a purpose built… Continue reading Chinese Methodist Mission Church, Chinatown

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Fred Mah Chinese Canadian Historical Society Honouree for 2013

From the press release: The Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC (CCHSBC) is pleased to announce that long time Chinatown advocate Fred Mah is to honoured for his contributions to the Chinese Canadian community and to Vancouver at the society’s annual banquet March 9, 2013. Ken Yip, CCHSBC president said “we are delighted that we… Continue reading Fred Mah Chinese Canadian Historical Society Honouree for 2013