The War's Result: Chinese Labour

Description

A lithograph depicting a Tommy Atkins figure attempting to rouse a sleeping John Bull to act against Chinese 'semi-slavery' in the Transvaal. In the background, three Chinese men file past a wealthy man in a top hat (a Jewish caricature?). A panel describes the Tory Government's responsibility for the import of Chinese labourers into the Transvaal, to work in conditions described by Seddon as 'semi-slavery' (attr. to the Morning Leader). Poster produced by the Liberal Party.

Artist
Unknown
Place of Production
London
Printer
Avenue Press
Publisher
Printer
Archives reference
COLL MISC 0519/51

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