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Anna May Wong: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of "Anna May Wong" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Anna May Wong, Chinese Actress, Hollywood, Film, Chinese Cinderella

Some early newspapers misidentified her ethnicity as Mongolian.

Spanish-language newspapers may have written her name as Ana May Wong.

It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between 1921-1961.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America