Latino and Asian Americans in the California Gold Rush

Thomas, Adrianna; Smith, Raymond Arthur

This issue brief will focus on the treatment of Latino and Asian Americans during the California Gold Rush. Both minority groups immigrated to United States during the 1800s in search for a better life. During this time the search for gold was at an all time high, providing jobs to many immigrants.


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Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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January 28, 2010