Researching, preserving, and amplifying the legacy of Asian Americans in Dallas
Our digital collections provide public access to a growing body of historical photographs and artifacts from the Asian American community in North Texas. Click here to submit items for the archives or contact us for help with preservation/digitization.
Asian American Forum
Documents and photographs from the Asian American Forum organization
Scanned and digital images provided by community members. High-resolution photos available upon request.
Artifacts and photos from early Asian-owned restaurants in Dallas Fort Worth
The Charles Park Collection
Photos and artifacts from the life of Charles Park (박영남)
The Chun Family Collection
Photos and artifacts from the life of Wah Chun, founder of The Chinese Cottage restaurant, and his family.
The Jung Family Collection
Photographs and artifacts from The Jung family
The Kao Family Collection
Photos and artifacts from the life of Buck Shu-Chang Kao, founder of Royal China restaurant, and his family.
The Pon Family Collection
Photos and artifacts from the life of Chef Bill Pon, former owner of Hong Kong Restaurant and Chef Pon's Oriental Cafeteria, and his family
The Teng Collection
The family of Dr. Hsi-Ching (HC) and Catherine Teng
The Yee Family Collection
Photos and artifacts from the Yee family and Lim Yee Cafe Restaurant in Lakewood