Read more at www.boweryboogie.com/2020/10/museum-of-chinese-in-america-brings-home-fire-damaged-artifacts/

— by Holly: After a devastating five-alarm fire destroyed the roof and upper floors of 70 Mulberry Street back in January, the Department of Citywide Administrative Services rescued roughly one hundred boxes of archival material from the museum’s research center. Recovery efforts continued despite the pandemic, and weren’t in vain: over 85,000 artifacts were recovered and returned to MOCA after nine months of rehab…

Image courtesy of Karlin Chan