This postcard depicts Chinatown in 1904. The photo shows a busy street with streetcar wires overhead and tracks below and many horse drawn carriages. The artist has crudely inserted stereotyped images of Chinese in pigtails and mandarin gowns.
As a young immigrant who came to Malden from China two years ago, it has been a long journey to transform myself from knowing nothing about my community to becoming involved in it.
Sudan Zhuang has a very active mind. The 16-year-old junior at Malden High School was recently awarded a Gold Key, Silver Key and honorable mention from the 2013 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her artwork.