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Title
Spanishtown, New Almaden, California
Creator
Unknown
Contributing Institution
History San Jose Research Library
Collection
History San Jose Online Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Spanishtown was located in Deep Gulch, at the base of Mine Hill. The area was home to a largely Mexican population, some of whom were brought directly from Mexico to New Almaden to work in the mines. Spanishtown had a one-room schoolhouse, cantina and Catholic Church. On back of photo: Handwritten in ink: "Spanish Town, New Almaden" Please credit New Almaden Historical Society."
Type
image
Format
Black & White, Copy Print
Identifier
79C845DE-B025-4FFE-B0DC-982755574889
1979-251-130
Subject
Mexicans--California--History (LCSH)
New Almaden Quicksilver Mines (Calif.)

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