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Tracking the yellow peril : the INS and Chinese immigrants in the midwest

Author: Peggy Spitzer Christoff
Publisher: Rockport, Me. : Picton Press, 2001.
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In this book the author focuses on those Chinese women who wished to settle in America's Midwest during the so-called Exclusion Period (1882-1943). She examines in depth the ways that both men and women and their children entered and departed America; both students and professionals in American schools as well as public charges. Her book addresses in particular the plight of Chinese women as well as Chinese  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Spitzer Christoff
ISBN: 0897254104 9780897254106
OCLC Number: 46304433
Notes: Includes names, portraits and case summaries of individuals in INS files.
Description: xxv, 256 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Peggy Spitzer Christoff.

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In this book the author focuses on those Chinese women who wished to settle in America's Midwest during the so-called Exclusion Period (1882-1943). She examines in depth the ways that both men and women and their children entered and departed America; both students and professionals in American schools as well as public charges. Her book addresses in particular the plight of Chinese women as well as Chinese laborers, who were the explicit targets of the Exclusion Laws, and their reactions to those laws. Includes over 300 photos of immigrants, mostly of women, 1,277 entry Every Name Index.

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