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Catalog Number 1976-176-1258
Accession number 1976-176
Object Name Petition
Collection San Jose City Archives
Date 1883/05/22
Year Range from 1883
Year Range to 1883
Description Petition of the Chinese to celebrate a Chinese festival. Petitioners request permission to fire firecrackers and to construct temporary buildings for religious purposes. Kwong Toy Sing. Et als.
Creator San Jose (Calif.) Common Council.
People Sing, Kwong Toy
Subjects Chinatown (San Jose, Calif.) (LCSH)
Chinatown (San Jose, Calif.) -- Social conditions (LCSH)
Chinatown (San Jose, Calif.) -- Social life and customs (LCSH)
Chinese -- California
Fireworks
Firecrackers
Credit line City of San Jose, Ronald Gerow, Property Administrator