Unformatted text preview: 1. Build transcontinental railroad, 1862-1869: cheap labor seen as threat 2. Workingman’s Party has slogan “The Chinese Must Go” E. 1917 Immigration Act: barred alcoholics, stowaways, vagrants, and insane+literacy test II.Dark Chapter in Immigration Histor\: U.S. Eugenics Movement succeeds in 3 goals (Eugenics is a pseudo-science c...
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- Spring '09
- Alien and Sedition Acts, History of immigration to the United States, United States federal immigration and nationality legislation, Know Nothing