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Catalog Number 1976-176-247
Accession number 1976-176
Object Name Correspondence
Collection San Jose City Archives
Date 1851/05/30
Year Range from 1851
Year Range to 1851
Description Message from the Mayor to the Common Council regarding a previous resolution of the council to utilize incarcerated persons as laborers in order to build a bridge across the Guadalupe River and to repair FIrst Street. Document contains the resolution on one side and the response on the other. Thomas White. Joseph Simpson. Benjamin Cory.
Creator San Jose (Calif.) Mayor's Office
People White, Thomas W.
Cory, Benjamin
Simpson, Joseph
Subjects San Jose (Calif.)--Jail
San Jose (Calif.)--Marshal
Rivers -- California
Rivers
Guadalupe River -- California -- San Jose
San Jose (Calif.) -- Streets
Prison laborers
Prisoners
Bridge construction
Bridges --California -- San Jose
Mayors
Credit line City of San Jose, Ronald Gerow, Property Administrator