Immigration by Isabella

  • Alien and Sedition Acts

    Alien and Sedition Acts
    Four laws that limited immigrant rights extremely.
  • Chinese Exclusion Act

    Chinese Exclusion Act
    Suspended Chinese immigration and led to the banning of Chinese immigrants
  • Alien Contract Labor Laws

    Prohibited from letting people pay for the transportation of foreign laborers into the U.S.
  • Immigration and Naturalization Service

    Regulated immigration into the States
  • Ellis Island Established as Checkpoint for immigrant arrival

  • Japan and U.S. sign Gentlemens Agreement

    Japan cannot give passports to Japanese unless they were Buisnessmen and Professional men. U.S. agrees to stop segregation between Japanese and White chilidren in San Francisco
  • Immigration Act of 1917

    Banned undisirables such as 'Homosexuals,Idiots,Feeble-Minded Persons, Crimminals, Epileptics,Insane Persons, Alchoholics, Professional Beggars, all persons Mentally or Physically defective'
  • Anarchist Act

    Excludes submersive aliens
  • Quota System Introduced

  • The Chinese Exclusion Repeal Act

    Allowed the immigration of Chinese into America and allowed Chinese who were already here to become Naturalized
  • War Brides Act