Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Guide to the Annexation of Willow Glen Records,1927-1936
CR-2010-01-04  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (82.72 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
 
Table of contents What's This?
Description
This collection is comprised of correspondence, financials, reports, ordinances, resolutions, petitions, and other documents relating to the City of Willow Glen when it was an independently incorporated city in Santa Clara County. The records have been kept by the City of San José.
Background
The independent incorporated city of Willow Glen lasted for only nine years: from 1927 until 1936. Today it is part of San Jose, California and is considered to be one of its "heritage neighborhoods" as there are numerous significant and historical architectural examples still extant. For example, the Roberto-Suñol Adobe as well as an array of Victorian-era homes that dot the neighborhood.
Extent
3 boxes 1.25 linear feet
Restrictions
Although San José Public Library's California Room does physcially own all archival materials in its possession, it does not necessarily own the intellectual property rights (copyright) associated with all items (Title 17, Chapter 2, Section 202, "Ownership of copyright as distinct from ownership of material object). Publishing materials from our holdings requires written permission from the San José Public Library, along with proper credit given to our institution. For permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Lead Librarian of the California Room. Users may reproduce materials for teaching, research, and private study in accordance with fair use on the condition that they give proper credit to the California Room, San José Public Library.
Availability
Collection is open for research.