Digging deeper into Idaho's Chinese history
In the 19th century, when gold mining was all the rage in the west, thousands of Chinese miners settled into what became known as the Gem State.
However, much of Chinese history in Idaho has been erased over time. Now there's a growing effort to educate and celebrate that rich legacy.
Our Morning Edition host George Prentice sat down to spend a few minutes ona chapter of Idaho history that we need to hear more about.