History San Jose Research Library > History San Jose Online Catalog > Bayside Canning Company, Alviso

Image / Bayside Canning Company, Alviso

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Bayside Canning Company, Alviso
Date Created and/or Issued
1975/ /
Contributing Institution
History San Jose Research Library
Collection
History San Jose Online Catalog
Rights Information
Please contact the contributing institution for more information regarding the copyright status of this object.
Description
Thomas Foon Chu Sr, operated the Bayside Canning Company at Alviso and another plant near Isleton on the Sacramento River. In 1929 he also had extensive land holdings in the Santa Clara and Sacramento valleys and was reportedly one of the wealthiest Chinese in California. The Alviso cannery was reportedly founded around the turn of the century and the old office still stands (relocated) at 907 Elizabeth Street.
Type
image
Identifier
D8CD4C3C-65CA-42B5-8CF2-245473333897
1997-224-256

Explore related content on Calisphere: