“Write Your Congressman,” in Chinese Press

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“Write Your Congressman,” in Chinese Press
Title
“Write Your Congressman,” in Chinese Press
Date 
September 10, 1943
Description 
During WWII, Chinese Americans and their supporters petitioned Congress to repeal the Chinese Exclusion Act. Their campaign was successful—the 60-year statute was overturned in 1943. However, Chinese immigration remained subject to severe quotas.
Credit Line 
Courtesy of Chinese Historical Society of America (CHSA).
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Creative: Tronvig Group