Salinas Chinese Reunion - 2006



On September 23rd about 100 people gathered at the Salinas Confucius Church, 1 California St. For a reunion of Salinas Chinese residents representing High School graduates from 1937 through 1969, & people living in Salinas in the 1930's, 1940's & 1950's.

There were tears & happy hugging as friends were re-united after more than 60 years of absence from Salinas. The high light of the evening were over 300 8x10 photographs collected from over 30 past & present residents of Salinas representing the history of Salinas Chinatown from 1920's through 1950's; how the Community looked like & the family & children that resided in Salinas.



Group Awards Eating People People Viewing Attendees Exit






Class of 1960's


Class of 1930's & 1940's


Class of 1950's