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

November 13, 2007 3:08 PM