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Chinese Americans

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Immigration, 1940-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 99, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning immigration issues and the YWCA of the U.S.A. including immigrant registration, "enemy aliens", Asian immigrants and Asian Americans, cooperation with other organizations, and displaced persons. Alien registration documents include a manual from the National Refugee Service, Inc. regarding regulations applying to emigres of "enemy" nations during World War II. Enemy aliens materials address regulations and policies affecting people of German, Japanese, and Italian...
Dates of Materials: 1940-1950

Lora Jo Foo papers

Identifier: SSC-MS-00561

Lawyer; Labor organizer. Materials documenting Foo's activism in advocating for the rights of immigrant workers in the U.S., primarily via the Asian Law Caucus and Sweatshop Watch; plus published writings, speeches, and interviews.

Dates of Materials: 1940 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1973 - 2007