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Author Merritt, Chris W., author
Title The coming man from Canton : Chinese experience in Montana, 1862-1943 / Christopher W. Merritt
Imprint [Lincoln] : University of Nebraska Press and the Society for Historical Archaeology, [2017]
book jacket
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  F740.C5 M572 2017    AVAILABLE    30530001296565
Descript xx, 264 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Historical archaeology of the American West
Historical archaeology of the American West
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-247) and index
Entrance and expansion, 1862-1880 -- Restriction and legal attacks, 1880-1900 -- Diversification, collapse, and aging, 1900-1943 -- Archaeology of the overseas Chinese in Montana -- Chinese social organization in Montana and archaeological implications -- Conclusions and future directions
"Christopher W. Merritt mines the historical and archaeological record of the Chinese immigrant experience in Montana, beginning with the arrival of Chinese immigrants in 1862 to the repeal of the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1943."--Provided by publisher
Subject Chinese -- Montana -- History
Chinese -- Montana -- Social conditions
Chinese -- Montana -- Economic conditions
Miners -- Montana -- History
Railroad construction workers -- Montana -- History
Foreign workers, Chinese -- Montana -- History
Chinese Americans -- Montana -- History
Chinese Americans -- Montana -- Biography
Montana -- Antiquities
Montana -- Race relations
Alt Title Chinese experience in Montana, 1862-1943
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