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Catalog Number 1976-176-1261
Accession number 1976-176
Object Name Petition
Collection San Jose City Archives
Date 1885/10/05
Year Range from 1885
Year Range to 1885
Description Petition of the Anti-Chinese Club. Aniti-Coolie League of San Jose petitions the Common Council to ban the employment of Chinese labor in relation to municipal construction projects, particularly in the laying of a brick pipeline for the city sewer. F. Altman. Thomas Bodley.
Creator San Jose (Calif.) Common Council.
People Altman, F.
Bodley, Thomas
Subjects Chinese -- California
Discrimination in employment (LCSH)
Discrimination
Discrimination in employment -- California -- Santa Clara County (LCSH)
Racism -- California -- History -- 19th century (LCSH)
Racism
Sewage disposal -- California -- Santa Clara County (LCSH)
Sewers
Brickwork -- California -- San Jose
Nativism -- History (LCSH)
Credit line City of San Jose, Ronald Gerow, Property Administrator