Origin of melting pot
Examples from the Web for melting pot
The New America trusts its melting-pot automatically to remake mixed breeds over night into citizens of the Republic.Our Part in the Great War|Arthur Gleason
Many others, probably, went to the melting-pot at the time of the Conquest.Ancient America, in Notes on American Archaeology|John D. Baldwin
There was something, he saw, in this idea of the melting-pot, if only the mingling could be managed by gods that saw the future.The Prisoner|Alice Brown
My silver chargers and candlesticks were thrown into the melting-pot, as were those of many another cavalier.Micah Clarke|Arthur Conan Doyle
The unselected copper numbered 3000 or so, and were only eligible for the melting-pot.The Confessions of a Collector|William Carew Hazlitt
A term expressing the view that immigrants to the United States have been fused or melted into a single people.