Just found this wild and fascinating history of Harbin published on December 28, 2014 in this blog:
I added this to the archive .org
Its author, Mike Marinacci, whom I don’t know, is also an author of Weird California:
Weird California: You Travel Guide to California's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets [WEIRD CALIFORNIA] [Paperback]May 31, 2009
by Bishop, Greg˜(Author) ; Oesterle, Joe(Author); Marinacci, Mike(Author)
And here's my actual~virtual Harbin Ethnography book web page ... http://www.scottmacleod.com/ActualVirtualHarbinBook.html ...