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Title Chinese and Japanese in California Miscellany, 1888-1920
Date 1888-1920
Document Type Legal Papers
Reference MS 3129
Library / Archive California Historical Society
Description Contains assorted legal documents, an envelope, and a newspaper clipping pertaining to the Chinese in California. Also includes one letter and one legal document pertaining to the Japanese in California. Material is mostly about persons in San Francisco, with one set of documents for persons in Nevada. Legal documents, typewritten or printed, with some handwritten notations for several Chinese men include: writs of habeas corpus, statements, affidavits to aid in the travel of family members to the United States, a passport, and other items.
Theme(s) Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Places San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality Chinese; Japanese
Keywords police, law, crime, immigrant, affidavit
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the California Historical Society catalogue.
Language English; Chinese
Copyright California Historical Society