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Catalog Number 1976-176-344
Accession number 1976-176
Object Name Report
Collection San Jose City Archives
Date 1850/10/21
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1850
Description Report of the Select Committee organized to negotiate the sale of Market Square to the County of Santa Clara as a site for the erection of county buildings. J. W. Redmond acting on behalf of the County. If City gives to him fee simple deed to Market Square and the State House and lot, the County will keep bounded streets at eighty-five feet, continue San Antonio Street through the Square, pay to build a jail and to repair the State House. The County will allow the City to use the jail until it builds its own. County will pay debt and interest due upon the State House. J. W. Redmond.
Creator San Jose (Calif.) Common Council.
People Redman, J. W.
Subjects San Jose (Calif.) -- City planning
San Jose (Calif.) -- Streets
San Jose (Calif.)--Jail
Market Square -- San Jose
Santa Clara County (Calif.) -- Court House
Santa Clara County (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Exhibitions.
California -- Politics and government -- 1846-1850
California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950.
Credit line City of San Jose, Ronald Gerow, Property Administrator