Early Chinese in Fort Bragg

Sanborn Map of 1890 showing the location of an early Chinese laundry near the corner of Redwood Avenue and Macpherson Street in Fort Bragg. (Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Fort Bragg, Mendocino County, California. Sanborn Map Company, Nov, 1890. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/sanborn00551_001/.) The earliest documentation of the Chinese presence in Mendocino County is clearly shown in the town of Mendocino. It would seem the natural migration of the [...]