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Title The Chinese in America
Author Gibson, Otis
Date 1877
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information Cincinnati: Hitchcock & Walden
Reference G700.G449.C877
BIB ID 73072
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Ethnic Groups
Description Looks at the Chinese population of the United States as of 1876, when it was published. The author examines various aspects of Chinese migration including: Chinese culture and language, arrival in the United States, Chinese communities in San Francisco, Chinese women, and anti-Chinese sentiment.
Theme(s) Arrivals: Ports and Early Experiences; Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations; Politics, Legislation and Governance; Responses to Immigration
Country (from) China
Country (to) United States of America
Places San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality Han Chinese
Keywords emigration, immigration, slavery, labour, women, languages, culture, religion, politics, xenophobia, race, racism
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society