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Title
Alum Rock Jail, ca. 1905
Creator
Hare, Alice Iola
Contributor
Arbuckle Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1905
Publication Information
California Room, San Jose Public Library
Contributing Institution
San José Public Library, California Room
Collection
San Jose Public Library California Room Silicon Valley History Online Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Black-and-white photograph of the Alum Rock Jail. On verso of photo: "Much of the original road into Alum Rock Park was built by County Jail prisoners who were housed--and guarded--in these shacks. The roofed structures and the open one (stockade?) behind them stood for many years after the roadbuilding job was completed."
Type
image
Format
13 x 18 cm.
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt3p301967
csj ARB-B225
Language
English
Subject
Alum Rock Park; Arbuckle, Clyde, 1903-1998; Jails; Nature; Photographs; San Jose (Calif.); Santa Clara County (Calif.)--History
Source
local, lcnaf, lcsh

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