83 Pages Posted: 20 Dec 2009 Last revised: 2 Oct 2010
Date Written: September 1, 1996
In this article first published in 1996, the author discusses the pre-1889 understanding of immigration authority.
Keywords: slavery, immigrants, commerce clause, indentured servitude, immigration, plenary power, Chinese Exclusion
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Bilder, Mary Sarah, The Struggle Over Immigration: Indentured Servants, Slaves, and Articles of Commerce (September 1, 1996). Missouri Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 4, 1996; Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1996-04. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1524772