|Chinese American Exclusion/Inclusion Summary||CAAM Description of Documentary|
|Author/Creator||Directed by Ric Burns and Li-Shin Yu|
|Publisher||Chinese Historical Society of America|
|Summary||The attached document is a summary of U.S. Congressional acts, passed between 1886 and 1903, that actively restricted immigration from China; court cases that challenged these acts; and events that further exacerbated prejudice against the Chinese in the United States.
This information sheet was distributed with the documentary video “Chinese Exclusion Act” which was previewed at CAAMfest2017.
|Keywords||Chinese exclusion, prejudice|
|Publish Date||March, 2017|
|Source||Documentary shown at the CAAMfest2017 (Center for Asian American Media) festival on March 19, 2017 in San Francisco.|
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Chinese Exclusion Act
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