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Title The Chinese at Home and Abroad, Together with the Report of the Special Committee of the Board of Supervisors of San Francisco on the Condition of the Chinese Quarter of that City
Author Farwell, Willard B
Date 1885
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information A. L. Bancroft, San Francisco
Reference 325.251.F25
Library / Archive California Historical Society
Description Exploration of the concerns surrounding Chinese immigration; Chinese customs are analysed, including the popularity of opium. Cheap labour is also discussed, in addition to the worry that immigration may 'vastly enlarge itself'.
Theme(s) Responses to Immigration; Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations; Politics, Legislation and Governance
Country (from) China
Country (to) United States of America
Nationality Chinese
Keywords immigration, customs, character, opium, religion, education, punishment, government, missionaries, wages
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Language English
Copyright California Historical Society