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Title Immigration and Refugee Services of America. Discrimination Against Aliens – Correspondence, Clippings, etc.
Date Nov 1927 - 4 Apr 1936
Document Type Correspondence; Report; Periodical
Reference IHRC1013, Box 36, Folder 1
Library / Archive Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
Collection Name Immigration and Refugee Services of America
Description Correspondence regarding discrimination against immigrants in various occupations and by government officials, received in reply to a Foreign Language Information Service appeal. Accompanied by newspaper and magazine clippings regarding migration to the United States.
Theme(s) Politics, Legislation and Governance; Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations; Responses to Immigration
Keywords mining, discrimination, unemployment, welfare, social services, litigation, education, broadcasting, newspaper, fuel, travel, statistics, labour, labour union, border, family, citizenship, food, employment, legal representation, labourer, housing, coal, injudiciary, transport, health and sickness, crime, communism, finance, money, road, marriage, construction, naturalisation, disability, lumber camp, exploitation, consul, literacy, alcohol, dockers, Great Depression, tax, legislation, citizenship, poverty, charity, starvation, wages, First World War, public health, public works
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Immigration History Research Center Archives catalogue.
Catalogue Link Immigration History Research Center Archives Catalogue
Language English
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