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Title Reports of The Select Committee to Whom was Referred Assembly Bills No. 206, 207 & 208, with Reference to foreign Miners
Date 1855
Document Type Report; Printed Book
Reference 325.251 C128r 1855
Library / Archive California Historical Society
Description Report regarding Bills No. 206, 207 and 208 which proposed to exclude all persons of foreign birth who are not eligible for citizenship from the 'privilege of working the mines of the State'.
Theme(s) Politics, Legislation and Governance; Responses to Immigration; Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Country (from) China
Country (to) United States of America
Nationality Chinese
Keywords citizenship, legislation, race, indigenous people, labour, miners, mining
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Language English
Copyright California Historical Society