Historical and Social Contexts

Based off of "Newcomers, Outsiders, and Insiders"

Overview of Public Policy

1790
1922
June 30, 1968

Census Information

1790 - 1840
1850
1870
1890
1930

African Americans

1660
April 12, 1861 - May 9, 1865
January 1, 1863
1881 - 1952
1896
1945
1950 - 1969
1954
1955
1957
1960
August 28, 1963
July 2, 1964
August 6, 1965
April 4, 1968
June 30, 1968
1977
1990
April 29, 1992 - May 4, 1992

Latinos

1821
1845
April 25, 1846 - February 2, 1848
1848
1851
1898 - March 2, 1917
1900
February 25, 1901
March 2, 1917
1919
1930
1937
1954
January 1, 1959
1960
1960
April 17, 1961 - April 19, 1961
January 17, 1970
January 3, 1973 - December 31, 1977
1980

Asian Americans

May 1852
1860
1873
1878
1882
1884
1892
1906
1913
February 5, 1917
November 13, 1922
February 19, 1923
May 26, 1924
March 24, 1934
1942 - 1946
December 17, 1943
1946
June 27, 1952
1966