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As the heathen see us -- a meeting of the Chinese foreign missions society

Author:
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
Date:
1900-11-21
Description:
At a meeting in a Chinese mission, a collection is being taken up, "Contributions received here to save the foreign devils." Five accompanying vignettes show how the United States is viewed by the Chinese, including "Kentucky feuds," "Burning Negros at the stake," "Labor riots," "Anti-Chinese riots," and "New York City government" where the Tammany Tiger is shaking down a citizen. A sign on a wall in the mission states, "Help the Heathen."
Subject:
International relations, Missions, Race discrimination, African Americans, Violence, Riots, Homicide, Corruption, China
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o275683
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