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Catalog Number 1976-176-1367
Accession number 1976-176
Object Name Report
Collection San Jose City Archives
Year Range from 1885
Year Range to 1895
Description Report of the Committee on Lighting San Jose. No Date. The report enumerates the actual lights on the streets as well as the candle power used. These numbers are compared to a proposal made by the San Jose Gas Company to light the same streets. The report includes a report on public opinion in favor of electric lighting over gas lighting. W. R. McRannay. (?) U. G. Bennet. (?) C. S. Crydenwise.
Creator San Jose (Calif.) Common Council.
People Crydenwise, C. S.
Subjects Gas street lamps
Gas-lighting
Gas-fixtures (LCSH)
Gaslight fixtures
San Jose Brush Electric Light Company
San Jose Gas Company
Electric lighting (LCSH)
Electric lighting -- Installation (LCSH)
Electric lines (LCSH)
Electric power distribution (LCSH)
Electric power systems (LCSH)
Electric power transmission (LCSH)
Electric power-plants (LCSH)
Electricity (LCSH)
Credit line City of San Jose, Ronald Gerow, Property Administrator