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John Bigler painting

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John Bigler (1805-1871), Governor of California 1852-56

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Chinese, gold mining in California

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Chinese miners work along stream with cradles, water buckets, and picks.

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Angel Island Immigration Station

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Angel Island Immigration Station

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Geary Act

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Act to Prohibit the Coming of Chinese Persons into the United States (Geary Act); 5/5/1892; Enrolled Acts and Resolutions of Congress, 1789 - 2011;

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Magnuson Act

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: Act of December 17, 1943, Public Law 78-199, 57 STAT 600, to repeal the Chinese Exclusion Acts, and for other purposes; 12/17/1943

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The anti-Chinese wall--The American wall goes up as the Chinese original goes down / F. Grätz.

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A cartoon showing laborers, among whom are Irishmen, an African American, a Civil War veteran, Italian, Frenchman, and a Jew, building a wall against the Chinese. Congressional mortar is used to mount blocks of prejudice, non-reciprocity, law against…

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Donald Trump

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English: President Donald Trump poses for his official portrait at The White House, in Washington, D.C., on Friday, October 6, 2017. (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)

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Uncle Sam kicks out the Chinaman

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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…

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