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Author Merritt, Chris W., author

Title The coming man from Canton : Chinese experience in Montana, 1862-1943 / Christopher W. Merritt
Published Lincoln, NB : University of Nebraska Press and the Society for Historical Archaeology, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Historical archaeology of the American West
Historical archaeology of the American West.
Contents Entrance and expansion, 1862-1880 -- Restriction and legal attacks, 1880-1900 -- Diversification, collapse, and aging, 1900-1943 -- Archaeology of the overseas Chinese in Montana -- Chinese social organization in Montana and archaeological implications -- Conclusions and future directions
Summary "Christopher W. Merritt combines and highlights the historical and archaeological records of the Overseas Chinese experience in Montana, beginning with the arrival of Chinese immigrants in 1862 to the repeal of the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1943"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Chinese Americans -- Montana -- Biography.
Chinese Americans -- Montana -- History.
Chinese -- Montana -- Economic conditions.
Chinese -- Montana -- History.
Chinese -- Montana -- Social conditions.
Foreign workers, Chinese -- Montana -- History.
Miners -- Montana -- History.
Railroad construction workers -- Montana -- History.
Montana -- Antiquities.
Montana -- Race relations.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016051305
ISBN 1496201205 (epub)
1496201213 (mobi)
1496201221 (pdf)
9781496201201 (epub)
9781496201218 (mobi)
9781496201225 (pdf)
(cloth ;) (alk. paper)
Other Titles Chinese experience in Montana, 1862-1943