Tag Archives: Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

Mother's Dad Telegram ad
“Telegram Ad for Mother’s Day,” May 14, 1922, Chinese Exclusion Act case files, RG 85, National Archives-Seattle, Louie Kin Hong case file, Seattle, Box 960, 2301.

[This is a copy of an ad on a telegram in Louie Kin Hong’s file. The telegram was notifying the immigration office that he had arrived in the port.]

[Mother’s Day in 1922 just happened to be the same date as Mother’s Day in 2017.]

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Happy Mother’s Day – 14 May 1933

Mother's Day ad telegram
Mother’s Day (14 May1933) ad on telegram, 1933, Chinese Exclusion Act case files, RG 85, National Archives-Seattle, Louie Kin Hong file, Seattle, Box 960, Case 2301.

Who remembers telegrams? They were frequently used to communicate in 1933. This ad was on the telegram included in Louie Kin Hong’s file.