Chinese Massacre – Oct 24, 1871

Oct. 24, 1871, Chinese Massacre

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At top, an account of the massacre in the Daily Southern Cross of Auckland, New Zealand, Dec. 9, 1871,

Above, a detail of a Los Angeles map displayed in the Globe Lobby of the Los Angeles Times Building showing the Plaza and what the newspaper account described as “Negro Alley.”


Tomorrow is the anniversary of the Chinese Massacre of 1871. Here’s a series of posts I did several years ago:

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

About lmharnisch

I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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