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According to the Letter of the Law
May 5, 1921
An immigration official shows the new “three percent” law to a wailing woman labeled “Immigration” and locked out of a gate marked “New edict” and says, “I can’t allow more than three percent in.”
Der groyser kundes
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Zuni Maud and Der groyser kundes, “According to the Letter of the Law,” YIVO Online Exhibitions, accessed August 16, 2022, https://immigrationusa.yivo.org/items/show/6355.