Canadian Pacific Railway: Pon Git Cheng

What was it like for the Chinese labourers who came to Canada to try the most challenging work of their lives, – building a railway through the moutains of British Columbia? Pon Git Cheng left his family, his wife and children, to come to the wilderness area of British Columbia and help to dynamite a path through the Rockies. He met with pain and injury, and much hardship. He witnessed many deaths, but somehow, he survived to tell the story to his grandchildren.


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