TITLE

President William Howard Taft's veto of a literacy test for immigrants

PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
President William Howard Taft's Veto of a Literacy Test for Immi;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Speech
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of United States President William Howard Taft's 1913 veto of a literacy test for immigrants. Reasons for the veto.
ACCESSION #
21213251

 

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