In addition to reference works and books on display in the library, the following websites will help you find background information to enhance your study of Dragonwings.


Museum of the City of San Francisco (Includes Chinese Americans, Gold Rush, Earthquake and Fire of 1906, Earthquake of 1989, Golden Gate and Bay Bridges and more)

Ancestors in the Americas (Asian Americans)

Chinatown Resource Guide

Pacific Link: Angel Island

Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation

First Flight (Use for early flight.  Shockwave is already installed.  Please be patient while the simulations load.)

Market Street  in 1906 :  (This is a youtube video that needs to be viewed from home.)


Updated 3/25/10