“The Chinese Question”

Thomas Nast. From Harper's Weekly, February 18, 1871.

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This Harper’s illustration responded to a bill in the New York legislature that proposed to fine and imprison anyone who hired Chinese contract workers. It accompanied a column dismissing the alleged threat of a “Chinese invasion.”

Metadata Details
Item Type Magazine Article
Title The Chinese Question
Publication Title Harper's Weekly
Short Title The Chinese Question, 1871
Creator Thomas Nast
Publication Date February 18, 1871
Volume Vol. 15
Pages p. 149
Call Number folio A 5 .392
Location General Collections 2nd floor