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Picture No 10000844
Date 1871
Description Racism against Chinese in the street, USA
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A disturbance in the street, showing racism against the Chinese. In 1871, 19 Chinese people were killed in anti-Chinese rioting in Los Angeles. To make matters worse, Chinese people were barred from testifying in court.
Source The Days' Doings vol 3 / 16 December 1871 page 333
Credit Mary Evans Picture Library
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Mary Evans Picture No 10000844 - A disturbance in the street, showing racism against the Chinese. In 1871, 19 Chinese people were killed in anti-Chinese rioting in Los Angeles. To make matters worse, Chinese people were barred from testifying in court.

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