An Asian worker loads fish into a mechanical cleaner at Pacific American Fisheries in 1905.
An Asian worker loads fish into a mechanical cleaner at Pacific American Fisheries in 1905. PHOTO COURTESY OF CENTER FOR PACIFIC NORTHWEST STUDIES
An Asian worker loads fish into a mechanical cleaner at Pacific American Fisheries in 1905. PHOTO COURTESY OF CENTER FOR PACIFIC NORTHWEST STUDIES

Early Asian workers faced mob violence

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