Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Website Records, 2009-2016
This accession consists of two blogs and one section of a website maintained by the Asian Pacific American Center.
The "BookDragon" blog, crawled on October 23, 2015, reviews books which predominantly highlight the contributions of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans to the American experience and world cultures. The blog was opened in March 2009 but was also populated with older reviews from other sources which were back-dated. The blog was last updated on May 9, 2014.
A Tumblr blog celebrating the 100th birthday of Grace Lee Boggs, civil rights activist, community organizer, philosopher, and icon, was crawled on October 19, 2015. The blog includes 100 quotations by Boggs, all of which were posted in June 2015. The introduction was updated after her death on October 5, 2015.
A section of the Asian Pacific American Center website dedicated to the Lunar New Year was crawled on February 11, 2016. It includes information about Lunar New Year traditions and the Year of the Monkey. Materials are in electronic format.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-198, Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, Website Records