The marriage between Fong See and Letticie “Ticie” Pruett is one of the most important relationships in Lisa See’s memoir “On Gold Mountain”.
Even though Faina Chiang eschewed the public spotlight, she’ll always be remembered for her hard work, modesty and devotion to her family.
A suave China warlord (who eventually makes history) romances the daughter of Italy’s infamous fascist dictator during the 1930s.
The LA Herald published “Married to Chinamen – White Women Who Accept Mongolian Husbands” in 1892. But hatred, not acceptance, prevails in the piece.
Sarah Burke and Wong Suey Wong were arrested in California in 1883 for pretextual reasons. Americans really didn’t like the fact that they were in love.