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Kam Wah Chung Museum
The Kam Wah Chung Museum in John Day. The site is based in a rustic building that was constructed as a trading post in 1876. Here Chinese herbal doctor Ing Hay administered traditional Chinese remedies to the Chinese gold-mine workers, pioneers, and others from a wide area. (Photo No. graDA0089)
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Dimensions: 3633 x 2412 pixels (300 dpi version); Date created: June 2009; Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR; Lens: Nikon AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6G IF-ED; Photographer citation: Gary Halvorson, Oregon State Archives; Keywords/Tags: horizontal, Oregon, Grant County, John Day, Kam Wah Chung Museum, state park, state heritage site, history, China, Chinese-Americans, culture, medicine, herbal, remedies, mining, miners, pioneers, stone construction, Ing Hay, trading post, rustic, gold, trees, blue sky, interpretive museum.