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I REMEMBER: Presents Chinese Milwaukee

November 25, 2008


Milwaukee, WI - I REMEMBER host Jim Peck and guests David B. Holmes and Wenbin Yuan discuss the 1874 arrival of the Chinese in Milwaukee, the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, Chinese residents in the military, the La Joy Restaurant, and migration from the Canton Province prior to the 1950s. Holmes and Yuan are co-authors of "Chinese Milwaukee." The program airs Monday, December 1, 2008.

The host for I REMEMBER is talk show veteran Jim Peck, currently a senior advancement officer at Marquette University.

I REMEMBER is simulcast on MPTV-10.1 HD (Time-Warner Cable 510) and MPTV 10 (Time-Warner Cable 10). For additional information, contact MPTV Viewer Services at 414-297-7520.

Since its inception, MPTV has educated, entertained and inspired. Today, MPTV offers viewers a family of channels to choose from, including 11 analog and digital channels, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. MPTV is a viewer-supported service of Milwaukee Area Technical College.
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