A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag
The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
As a girl's name it is a pet form of Euphemia or Hephzibah (now rarely used in their full forms, but popular in the 19th century) and is occasionally bestowed independently or as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Oighrig . As a boy's name it is a pet form of Ephraim .