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Frank Quan

A Chinese junk on San Francisco Bay in the late 19th century. (Marin History Museum)

Historians, Artists Revive Legacy Of Chinese Shrimp Industry In San Francisco Bay

A forgotten slice of Bay Area maritime history is being revived by a group of artists and historians retracing Chinese shrimp fishing industry in San Francisco Bay.

08/29/2014

Frank Quan is the last remaining resident at China Camp in Marin County. (CBS)

The Last Man Standing In Marin County’s China Camp

Frank Quan walks the long pier to his fishing boat most days at China Camp in Marin County. He has been doing this for more than 80 years. Quan is the last resident of this historic fishing village.

02/04/2014

China Camp State Park (California State Parks)

Future Uncertain For China Camp’s Last Resident If San Rafael Park Closes

Frank Quan has lived nearly his entire life in a small wooden house on the shores of San Pablo Bay inside what is today China Camp State Park.

09/15/2011

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