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Title Chinese Immigration in its Social and Economic Aspects
Author Seward, George Frederick (1840-1910)
Date 1881
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information Charles Scribner's Sons, New York
Reference G700.S514.C881
BIB ID 200885
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Ethnic Groups
Description Explores Chinese migration to the United States, focusing on the Chinese population in California. The author examines Chinese labour in the state, in activities such as railroad building, mining, manufacturing and farming; objections to Chinese migration; and fears of an "overflowing immigration" of Chinese.
Theme(s) Responses to Immigration
Country (from) China
Country (to) United States of America
Places San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality Han Chinese
Keywords race, racism, industry, economics, labour, opium
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