Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

H.R. 9396 (report no. 2549), in the House of Representatives ; Bill to amend "an act to prohibit the coming of Chinese persons into the United States" so as to permit persons of African descent to become witnesses in a court of law ; H.R. 9396 (report no. 2549), A bill to amend "an act to prohibit the coming of Chinese persons into the United States" so as to permit persons of African descent to become witnesses in a court of law ; June 29, 1892, referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs and ordered to be printed : February 23, 1893, reported with amendements, referred to the House Calendar, and ordered to be printed ... : Mr. Andrew introduced the following bill : a bill to amend "an act to prohibit the coming of Chinese persons into the United States" so as to permit persons of African descent to become witnesses in a court of law."

Creator/Contributor:
United States, Congress, House., (52nd, 2nd session : 1892-1893)., creator
Andrew, John F. (John Forrester), 1850-1895
United States, Congress., House., Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Immigration Collection of Prescott Farnsworth Hall (Harvard College Library)
Creation Date:
1892]
1892
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
[Washington
Publisher:
G.P.O.
Extent:
[1] p. ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
legislation
government publication
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc
Emigration and immigration law--United States
Witnesses--United States
Notes:
Caption title.
At head of title: 52d Congress, 2d session.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2008. (Open Collections Program at Harvard University. Emigration and immigration).
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990100066610203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990100066610203941/catalog