Chinese Head Tax


Chinese Head Tax


Canada, law, history, Chinese Head Tax, xenophobia


This collection contains images and other resources related to Canada's Chinese head tax.


Raoof Zamanifar
Ed. Dr. Theresa E. Miedema

Collection Items

""Free Labour in the United States" (Cartoon from Canadian Illustrated News, 1870)
"The Heathen Chinese in British Colombia." Cartoon, Canadian Illustrated News, 1879
Head tax certificate for Chong Do Dang.
Chinese Migrant Database search result: Chong Do Dang
Chinese at work on C.P.R. (Canadian Pacific Railway) in Mountains, 1884
Report of the Royal Commission on Chinese Immigration. Report and Evidence, 1885.
Chinese Immigration Act of 1885

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