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Title The Invalidity of the "Queue Ordinance" of the City and County of San Francisco. Opinion of the Circuit Court of the United States, for the District of California, in Ho Ah Kow vs. Matthew Nunan, Delivered July 7th, 1879
Date 1879
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information J. L. Rice & Co.
Reference 325.251.H65
Library / Archive California Historical Society
Description Court case involving a Chinese plaintiff, Ho Ah Kow and American defendant, Matthew Nunan. The case revolves around the mistreatment of the plaintiff by the defendant.
Theme(s) Politics, Legislation and Governance; Responses to Immigration
Country (from) China
Country (to) United States of America
Places San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality Chinese
People Alvord, Mayor; Kow, Ho Ah; Nunan, Matthew
Keywords legislature, statute, government, immigration, law, religion, manifesto, tax, custom, racism, crime, punishment
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the California Historical Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright California Historical Society