Category: Andrew Strudwick

Chinese Exclusion

Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 The increased negative sentiment towards Chinese immigrants continued until Congress passed the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882. This act shows that America would go as… Read more »

Lives in America

The Original Chinatown This photo shows the streets of San Francisco’s Chinatown. This street is specifically known as a “Gambler’s Alley.” There was a lot of gambling done in China… Read more »


Primary Sources: An act to execute certain treaty stipulations elating to Chinese., 22 Stat. 58 (1882) An Act to repeal the Chinese Exclusion Acts, to establish quotas, and for other… Read more »