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Ellie Lee

A Kind of Wisdom

Added: Apr 9, 2013

Recorded: Dec 8, 2008

A daughter tells the story of her Chinese immigrant father and the empire he built from nothing.

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Photo by James Michael Rotz

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A few minutes into her story, Ellie holds up a picture of her in her coat:

Photo courtesy Ellie Lee.