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Title Immigration: Its Evils and Consequences
Author Busey, Samuel Clagett (1828-1901)
Date 1856
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information New York: De Witt & Davenport
Reference G450.B977.I856
BIB ID 190549
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Immigration General
Description Analyses the "evils" of immigration, as it effects the economy and society. The author examines subjects such as the shipment of "paupers and criminals" to the United States, the labour market, the political power of foreign voters and foreigners employed by the American government.
Theme(s) Responses to Immigration; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Country (from) Germany; Ireland; Great Britain
Country (to) United States of America
Places Germany; Ireland; England; Louisville, Kentucky, New York City, New York, New England, United States
Nationality English; Irish; German
Keywords emigration, immigration, law, xenophobia, legislature, slavery, government, economics, labour, politics, ethnic organisation
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