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Catalog Number 1976-176-1253
Accession number 1976-176
Object Name Petition
Collection San Jose City Archives
Date 1879/06/10
Year Range from 1879
Year Range to 1879
Description Petition of Chinese to celebrate their New Year's festival. Petitioners request permission to fire firecrackers. Gives note to abstaining from this activity during the sabbath. Quong Yuen. Kwong Hin Lung. Shee Tai. Kan Lun. Lun Wo. Hang Fong. Quong Ty. Nom Hang. Tuck Wll. Wing Chong. J. C. Keane.
Creator San Jose (Calif.) Common Council.
People Keane, J. C.
Yuen, Quong
Lung, Kwong Hing
Tai, Shee
Lun, Kan
Wo, Lun
Hang, Nom
Wo, Quong Ty
Fong, Hang
Subjects Chinese -- California
Chinatown (San Jose, Calif.) (LCSH)
Chinatown (San Jose, Calif.) -- Social life and customs (LCSH)
Chinatown (San Jose, Calif.) -- Social conditions (LCSH)
Credit line City of San Jose, Ronald Gerow, Property Administrator