Japanese Fishermen: 0050.0445
0050.0445: Japanese Fishermen
Militia called out to protect Japanese who went back to work at cannery station after they returned to work at the old wage instead of standing by the white men for better wage.
Medium: Newspaper - Text
Date: August 1, 1900
Publisher: The Nelson Economist
Collection: Columbia Basin Institute (0050)
Keywords:cannery station martial law fishermen strike japanese chinamen monopoly militia
Subjects:Physical Features Rivers Fraser River
Unions and Labour Strikes
Social Racism Chinese
Social Racism Japanese
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