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    • Teng Chi Fao, age 17 ca. 1874

    • ca. 1874
    • Teng Chi Fao (see CFH facing p. 33 lower right for this person, identified as Tong Ching-yao, see also roster name Tong Chi Yao, #73). Arrived in U.S. in 1874 with third detachment of CEM at age 13. Later became a railway official with...
    • Yang Tsang Woo, age 14 ca. 1874

    • ca. 1874
    • Arrived with first CEM detachment in 1872 at age 12. Nickname "Alligator". Went to Tongshan Mining School 1881-1886, London Royal School of Mines 1886-1890, Engineer-in-Chief Jehol silver mines, Superintendent coal and copper mines near...
    • Chung Tsen Cheng, age 20

    • 1873-1946
    • This name and photograph does not seem to be in CFH, in either the text or roster. Could this be Chung Ching Shing, roster #27? If so, he arrived in the U.S. with the first CEM detachment in 1872 at age 14, and later became...
    • Woo Yang Tsang age 14, ca. 1874

    • ca. 1874
    • Woo Yang Tsang as a young boy poses for a portrait wearing Chinese dress and hat. He was in the first detachment to the United States in 1872 at age 12. His nickname was "Alligator." He was later called...
    • Capt. Yung Tai Shan, age 16

    • 1870s
    • In CFH: top left photograph facing p. 1 identifies this person as Yung Leang, Naval Officer (view in photograph is straight on instead of angled, but face and clothes are the same). Neither the name of Yung Tai Shan or Yung Leang appears in the CFH...
    • Huang Kai Kah , age 17 ca. 1876

    • ca. 1876
    • Roster item #17 places him with the first CEM detachment to arrive in the U.S. in 1872, when he was 13. Nickname "Breezy Jack", noted for his extemporaneous eloquence. Lived with the Bartletts in Hartford, Connecticut. See his letter to Mrs. Fannie...
    • Wong Kai Kah, age 19 ca. 1878

    • ca. 1878
    • A cropped view of this photograph facing p. 1 (lower right) identifies this person as Wong Kai Kah, Diplomat. Roster item #17 places him with the first CEM detachment to arrive in the U.S. in 1872, when...

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