Compendium page quoted a 1935 “History of Port Henry”
that “when a large number of Chinese attempted unlawful entry into
the U.S. by way of Canada, they were brought to Port Henry for detention...
they were quartered in the village hall jail. [Later] a lot was secured on
Elizabeth St ...The Chinese Jail was erected…When no longer needed, it was
converted into a tenement … F. W. Dudley acted as Commissioner of
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