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Becoming American the Chinese experience [Volume 1] Gold mountain dreams

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Alternate title:Gold mountain dreams
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Summary:In interviews with historians, descendants, and recent immigrants, this program traces the history and experiences of Chinese in the U.S., from the Gold Rush in California and the building of the Transcontinental Railroad, to the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act which barred their entry into the country.
Contributor:Moyers, Bill D
Ho, David D. 1952
Young, Shirley 1935
Provider:Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Thomas Lennon Films (Firm)
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Temporal subject: 2001-2010
Geographical subject – Continent:China
California
United States
Topical subjects:Chinese United States History 19th century
Chinese Americans History 19th century
Chinese Americans California History 19th century
Railroad construction workers United States History 19th century
Chinese Americans Legal status, laws, etc. History 19th century
Labor policy United States History 19th century
Chinese Americans Social conditions 19th century
China Emigration and immigration History 19th century
California Gold discoveries
United States Emigration and immigration Government policy History 19th century
United States Race relations
Ho, David D. 1952
Young, Shirley 1935
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Films@UM Browse terms:Asian Studies
China
Civil Rights, Discrimination
Collection:Films@UM
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