Charles Washing & Racist Furniture: a talk by David Kennedy & Kaylene Poon

Wednesday 17th August 2022


Join Kaylene Poon & David Kennedy to hear them talk about the difficulties experienced by Chinese immigrants in 20th century Perth.

About David Kennedy and Kaylene Poon:

Brothers David and Michael Kennedy discovered their hidden Chinese origins when researching their family’s history.

David will talk about what motivated him to write and publish his family’s story, based on research by his brother Michael.

Kaylene Poon has been documenting the early history of Chinese in WA since 1986.

Bookings essential.

Venue: Local History Centre

Cost: Free

How to Book: 
Email: libadmin@vincent.wa.gov.au 
Phone: 9273 6097
Book online

Event Details

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Venue: City of Vincent Local History Centre

Cost: Free

Event Date(s)

  • Wednesday 17th August 2022

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