History of the Federal Judiciary

History of the Federal Judiciary

  Chew Heong v. United States: Chinese Exclusion and the Federal Courts
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Stephen J. Field
John Marshall Harlan
Ogden Hoffman
George Myron Sabin
Lorenzo Sawyer
William H. Sears

Parties in the case

Chew Heong
The Chinese consul in San Francisco
Chinese Six Companies (Zhonghua Huiguan)


Frederick A. Bee
Harvey Brown
Carroll Cook
William Hoff Cook
Samuel Greeley Hilborn
William A. Maury
Thomas D. Riordan


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