Sing Wong opened his restaurant in Portsmouth, VA in 1965. He started with sandwiches and hot dogs.
Sometimes oral history fieldwork feels a lot like being a detective.
In 1958, Park F. Wong purchased a noodle business. He went from rookie to the Southeast’s main supplier of yock noodles.
Stories from our newest oral history project, Tidewater Virginia Yock, documenting yock-a-mein.