Uncle Sam kicks out the Chinaman

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Title

Uncle Sam kicks out the Chinaman

Subject

Political cartoon (1886): Uncle Sam kicks out the Chinaman

Description

US commercial/ political cartoon: Uncle Sam kicks out the Chinaman, referring both to the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act, and also to the "Magic Washer." The actual purpose of the poster was to promote the "George Dee Magic Washer," which the machine's manufacturers clearly hoped would displace Chinese laundry operators. Image published in 1886 - Copyright now expired.

Creator

The George Dee Magic Washing Machine Compan

Source

https://www.retrosnapshots.com/1880s-magic-washer-illustrated-advertising-poster.html

Date

1886

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Citation

The George Dee Magic Washing Machine Compan, “Uncle Sam kicks out the Chinaman,” The Making of the Modern U.S., accessed January 22, 2022, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/makingmodernus/items/show/333.