Archival Finding Aids


1971-1995 (Bulk 1972-1974)

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The Thomas (Tom) M. King Papers document King's commitment to historic preservation in San Jose, California. The bulk of the collection documents King's work with the San Jose Survey of Historic & Archaeological Sites from 1973 to 1974, which resulted in the first complete inventory of historic buildings in San Jose, and included detailed records of buildings and homes by planning district. The collection also highlights King's work with several other historic preservation projects in San Jose.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Architecture--California--San Jose--Inventories
Historic Buildings--California--San Jose
Historic buildings--California--San Jose--Inventories
Historic preservation--California--San Jose
San Jose (Calif.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Inventories
San Jose (Calif.). Historic Landmarks Commission

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