American Experience

Walt Disney

Season 27 Episode 8 | 3h 41m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers -- Walt Disney.

Aired: 09/14/15

Expired: 09/14/18

Rating: NR

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The Chinese Six Companies


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On May 28, 1900, San Francisco policemen formed a perimeter around Chinatown as officials diagnosed bubonic plague in the neighborhood and wanted to quarantine the nearly 20,000 residents. As tensions flared, an influential group of merchants known as the Chinese Six Companies sprang into action.