Chinese Exclusion Act 1.0

Description

This is a working outline of the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act exhibition.

Credits

Sections

Prologue

This is the Prologue to the exhibition.

Section I. "The Chinese Question", c. 1850s-1870s

This section explores the Chinese Question.

Section II. The Exclusion Era, c.1880s-1930s

This section explores the Exclusion era; and how Chinese Americans continued to create settlements and lives in the US within the strict limitations of legalized exclusion and marginalization.