THE NEW COMET -- A PHENOMENON NOW VISIBLE IN ALL PARTS OF THE UNITED STATES.

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Title

THE NEW COMET -- A PHENOMENON NOW VISIBLE IN ALL PARTS OF THE UNITED STATES.

Subject

the new comet is the "cheap labor" that chinese immigrants provided

Description

Cartoon depicts comet of “Cheap Labor” burning across the sky, while capitalists and the press look on with telescopes.

Creator

Harpers and Brothers

Source

MSU Museum

Publisher

Harper's Weekly

Date

August 6, 1870

Files

Citation

Harpers and Brothers, “THE NEW COMET -- A PHENOMENON NOW VISIBLE IN ALL PARTS OF THE UNITED STATES. ,” Chinese Immigration in the Late 19th Century, accessed May 20, 2022, http://projects.leadr.msu.edu/progressiveeraimmigration/items/show/32.