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Title
English Town, New Almaden, California
Creator
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Contributing Institution
History San Jose Research Library
Collection
History San Jose Online Catalog
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Description
English miners and their families lived in the settlement of Englishtown. Most of these men and women emigrated from Cornwall. Families lived in company-built homes, which varied in size from four to eight rooms. Englishtown had a school, church, general store, boarding house, and mining office. Text on reverse reads: "English Town, New Almaden Methodist Church and store seen in center"
Type
image
Identifier
7DBBA649-8E60-468F-90C7-459743383987
1997-300-1691
Subject
New Almaden (Calif.)
New Almaden Mines

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