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Container List

Box: 1-5

Series: I Sheriff's Uniforms undated

Physical Description: 5 boxes

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of sheriffs uniforms from different time periods. Uniform pieces include: jackets, long and short-sleeved shirts, rain jackets, and pants. Most jackets and shirts have Sheriff's Office patches. There is also one prison uniform.
Box: 6

Series: II Training Materials 1960/1995

Physical Description: 1 box

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of Police Academy training materials from 1970-2004. Deputy Sheriff job descriptions from different years as well as class lists and notebooks are included
Box: 6/1

Sheriff Reserve Training Class- Donald K. Ogden Notebook undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 6/2

Academy Records 1960s

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 6/3-6/5

Santa Clara County Sheriffs Basic Peace Officers Training Academy 1969

Physical Description: 3 folders
Box: 6/6-6/7

Training Bulletins 1971-1972

Physical Description: 2 folders
Box: 6/8-6/12

Academy Records- 1970-1984 1970-1984

Physical Description: 5 folders
Box: 6/13

Employment and Transfer Notices 1979-2006

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 6/14

Training Program 1979

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 6/15

Field Training Officer Manual April, 1985

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 6/16

Future hiring information 1995 bulk

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes employment brochures, employment notices, interview questions, background check information, drug testing information.
Box: 6/17

Field Training Manual 1997

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 6/18

Field Training Booklets 1997

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 6/19

Deputy Sheriff Job Description 2002

Physical Description: 2 folders
Boxes: 7-10

Series: III Newspaper Articles and Historical Information 1850-2007

Physical Description: 4 boxes

Series Scope and Content

This series primarily consists of newspaper articles from a wide range of years, historical essays, and a diary of a 19th century housewife in San Jose.
box/folder: 7/1

Henry Bee 1850-1889

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes Newspaper articles, diary, and biographical essay about Santa Clara County Pioneer Henry Jubilee Bee, one of the first settlers of Santa Clara County
box/folder: 7/2

Santa Clara County Jails 1869-1982

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Photocopied Newspaper Articles about construction, history, praise, and criticism of various jails built during that time period.
box/folder: 7/3

1870s newspaper articles 1869-1880

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Photocopied Newspaper Articles that mostly pertain to crime during the 1870s in Santa Clara County.
box/folder: 7/4

Under Sheriff Misc 1879-1963

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes mostly newspaper article obituaries. Also includes biographical information and pay rate of Under Sheriffs
box/folder: 7/5

Newspaper articles- older 1882-1911

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/6

The Daily Record Newspaper- Nov 5, 1890 Nov 5, 1890

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Front Page article about Election of Sheriff McDougall
box/folder: 7/7

Dunham Murders 1896

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes newspaper articles and historical essay about James Dunham murders of the Richard McGlincy family.
box/folder: 7/8

Photocopied Criminal Records 1897-1910

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/9

Missing and Wanted People 1921-1938

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/10

Capture of 4 Prison Escapees 1928

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/11

Newspaper Articles 1930s 1930-1939

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/12

Our Police 1935

Physical Description: 1 book

Scope and Content Note

Book By Irving Crump and John Newton
box/folder: 7/13

Central Fire: History Santa Clara County Central Fire Protection District 1947/1993

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/14

Newsletters 1954-2001

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/15

New County Jail 1958

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/16

July 21, 1961 Article about Cockfight July 21, 1961

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes opinion letter by Justin W. Byers
box/folder: 7/17

Newspaper articles- 1966-1971 1966-1971

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/18

Newspaper Articles 1966-1982 1966-1982

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/19

Sheriff Office History- done in 1968 1968

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/20

Newspaper Articles 1970s 1970-1981

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/21

Essays about Sheriffs Dept History March, 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes Sheriff's Office History, and history of the fallen deputies
box/folder: 7/22

The Perusina Family March, 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Family History written by Deputy Sheriff John Perusina
box/folder: 7/23

Bob Anderson May 1976

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

From "The Trailblazer"
box/folder: 7/24

Organized Crime 1979-1980

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/25

I Am So Sick- The Diary of a Ninteenth Century Housewife 1983

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Transcribed Diary of Louise Peelor Curtis, written from 1872-1877. With introduction by Tawni Hileman.
box/folder: 7/26

Prohibition in Santa Clara County: The Infamous Administrations of Santa Clara County Sheriffs Emig and Lyle 1983

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

3rd Place High School Category Winner of "California Pioneers of Santa Clara County Historical Essay Contest".
box/folder: 7/27

San Jose Post Recorder October 17, 1988 October 24, 1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/28

Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department Corrections Division: Orientation and Historical Reference 1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/29

History of Santa Clara County Courthouse/Jail August 29, 1989

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/30

The Bullet: Official Voice of the Deputy Sheriffs' Association of Santa Clara County 1993-2001

Physical Description: 1 folder, 6 issues
box/folder: 7/31

Archaelogical Discovery of Ohlone Gravesite October 11, 1993

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/32

Black Settlers: Some Early African-American Settlers in the Santa Clara Valley 1994

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Written by Edith Smith, Edited by Anne Laffey
box/folder: 7/33

Chapter 5- Maintaining Law and Order (history of San Jose) 1995

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/34

Police Collectors News and Law and Order 1996 Police Equipment Buyers Guide 1996 December 1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/35

Newspaper Articles 1997-1999

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/36

Information about former Montezuma School for Boys (includes pictures) 1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/37

San Diego Police Historical Association 1999 Memorial Calendar 1998-1999

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/38

The Cupertino Courier Vol 55 No 41 November 6, 2002

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes article about Deputy Sheriff Robert Durr
box/folder: 7/39

Printed Internet News Articles 2002

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 7/40

Online Historical Essays and Newspaper articles undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Printed 7/3/2001. Includes biographical articles and some newspaper articles, printed from various websites, about life of California bandits Tiburcio Vasquez and Faustino Lorenzana, the Donner Party, Stage coaches, Journeys of Families, Confederate Guerrilla Tom Poole.
box/folder: 7/41

Rip Van Winkle Children's Book undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Replica of Antique Original written by George P. Webster.
box/folder: 8/1

Jail Overcrowding 1981

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/2

CSSA 1986

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/3

PSP 1986

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/4

Canine 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/5

Gun Permit Issue 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/6

Courts 1986-1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/7

Other Agencies 1986-1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/8

Patrol 1986-1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/9

Main Jail 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/10

Detective Bureau 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/11

Parks Unit 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/12

Branson/Fisher Court Dec. 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/13

WDF 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/14

Bomb Squad 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/15

Badges 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/16

Academy 1986-1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/17

Elmwood 1986-1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/18

Personnel 1986-1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/19

Petition Drive (DOD) 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/20

Branson II (Jail overcrowding) 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/21

Dive Team 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/22

West Side Sub Station 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/23

Reserves 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/24

Administration 1987-1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/25

Homocides 1987-1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/26

Heroes 1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/27

Special Units 1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/28

Features 1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/29

Patrol 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/30

Political 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/31

Deputies 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/32

Micellaneous 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/33

Investigations 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/34

D.O.C 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/35

Jail Problems 1992-1993

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/36

Investigations 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/37

Patrol Westside 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/38

Homocide 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/39

Deputies 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/40

Transit Patrol 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 8/41

Bad Deputies 1993-1995

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Articles about Deputies breaking the law
box/folder: 8/42

VIP'A undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 9/1

California Census of 1852

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 9/2

An Index to Hall's 1871 History of San Jose

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 9/3-9/4

Census 1860

Physical Description: 3 folders

Scope and Content Note

Includes biographical information about Census-taker Pleasant B. Tully, historical essays about the census, and Newspaper articles.
box/folder: 9/5

The Great Register 1866-1867

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 9/6

San Jose City Directory 1875/1876

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 9/7-9/8

History of Santa Clara County 1881

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 9/9-9/14

San Jose City Directory 1882-1924

Physical Description: 6 folders
box/folder: 10/1

California's First Pueblo 1777-1869

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

California Historical Society Quarterly March 1935 Publication about "California's First Pueblo" by Oscar Osburn Winther.
box/folder: 10/2

Santa Clara County Jail 1854-1886

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/3

Escapes 1850-1886

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

A collection of photocopied newspaper articles about prison escapes from the Santa Clara County Jail from 1850-1886
box/folder: 10/4

Settler's War of 1861

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Collection of Newspaper Articles and Historical Essays written about the Settler's War of 1861 in San Jose
box/folder: 10/5

Deputy Martin Roohan 1862

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and essay about Death of Deputy Martin Roohan.
box/folder: 10/6

Deputy W.H Hendricks 1866

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles about Death of Deputy W.H Hendricks.
box/folder: 10/7

1875 Diary of Sheriff John Hicks Adams 1875

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Photocopied one-year daily diary of Sheriff John Hicks Adams.
box/folder: 10/8

Uniform Notice 1882

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper Article about mandating Police Officers to wear uniform.
box/folder: 10/9

Hangings 1883

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper Article about people executed in Santa Clara County.
box/folder: 10/10

The Sheriff and His Deputies: Sunshine Fruit and Flowers 1896

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Article about Sheriff Lyndon and his Deputies.
box/folder: 10/11

Deputy George Headen 1897

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Articles about Death of Deputy George Headen.
box/folder: 10/12

Obituaries 1897-1994

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Death Notices of Prominent Law Enforcement Officers.
box/folder: 10/13

Past Deputies 1921-1922

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Historical Essays and Newspaper Articles about Prominent Deputies.
box/folder: 10/14

History of S.C County 1922

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Historical Essay about History of Santa Clara County published in 1922.
box/folder: 10/15

Newspaper Articles 1923

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/16

History of San Jose undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Section of book about the history of crime and law enforcement in Santa Clara County.
box/folder: 10/17

Unsanitary Jail Conditions January 18, 1930

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/18

Hart Kidnapping November 27, 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles related to the Hart-kidnapping case. Includes lynching photographs. Photocopies are very difficult to read.
box/folder: 10/19

Saratoga 1938-1992

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles about Old town jail and miscellaneous information about Saratoga.
box/folder: 10/20

Deputy H.W McAuley November 11, 1931

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Articles about Death of Deputy McAuley.
box/folder: 10/21

Murders and Hijackers 1931-1932

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/22

Excerpts from "The Life and Career of Tiburcio Vasquez" 1875 1944

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

By Eugene T. Sawyer

Scope and Content Note

Includes Execution Invitation Notice for Sheriff J.H. Adams. 2 copies.
box/folder: 10/23

"The Bulletin" Newspapers 1948

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

10 Issues of "The Bulletin" from 1948.
box/folder: 10/24

Newspaper Clippings, 1950s 1950-1959

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/25

Dive Team 1955-1958

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Information about the Sheriff's Dive Team in the 50s.
box/folder: 10/26

San Jose Evening News March 31, 1956

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Article About Deputy Training.
box/folder: 10/27-10/28

Newspaper Clippings 1960/1980

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 10/29

Political Ads Circa 1970-1995

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Political ads for people running for County Sheriff.
box/folder: 10/30

Newspaper Clippings 1980-1989

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/31

Jail Dispute 1985

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/32

Deputy Doug Miller June 10, 1986

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and memorial service records of death of Deputy Doug Miller.
box/folder: 10/33

Paul Bush September 12, 1990

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper Articles about Death of Deputy Paul Bush.
box/folder: 10/35-10/37

Newspaper Clippings 1990-1999

Physical Description: 3 folders
box/folder: 10/38

Miscellaneous 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/39

The Knott Story 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Small book with commemorative coin about Walter and Cordelia Knott, California Agricultural Pioneers and founders of Knott's Berry Farm Amusement Park.
box/folder: 10/40

Swift Justice 1992-1994

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

By Harry Farrel, A series of exceprts from the San Jose Mercury News
box/folder: 10/41

Jail Dispute 1993

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/42

Historical Perspective on the Seven Fallen Deputies 1996-1997

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Two versions of essay about deaths of deputies: Martin J. Roohan: Octover 23, 1862, W.W Hendricks: February 15, 1866, George T. Headen: October 19, 1897, Herbert McAuley: November 11, 1931, Eugene Denton: July 8, 1955, Douglas B. Miller: June 9, 1986, and Paul R. Bush: September 12, 1990.
box/folder: 10/43

Death of Amameda County Deputy Sheriff John Monego 1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/44

Department of Corrections 1995

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 10/45

Hall of Justice Article about 1905 Hall of Justice

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 11

Series: IV Photographs and Images 1950-2004

Physical Description: 1 box

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of miscellaneous photographs, some framed, related to Santa Clara County Law Enforcement and Santa Clara County History.
 

Postcards 1894-1908

Physical Description: 6 postcards
 

Black and White sheriff badges with 2 color photos and one sticker. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Hart Store Pictures undated

Physical Description: 17 photographs
 

Large black and white photograph of Sheriffs and handcuffs undated

Physical Description: 1 photograph
 

Plaque for Slain Deputy Paul Bush undated

Physical Description: 3 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Includes photos of plaque and memorial service
 

Sheriff Christmas Tree, Locker #4 July 7, 1983 undated

Physical Description: 2 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Locker #4 polaroid contains equipment for deputies including crowd control equipment.
 

Sheriff Emig undated

Physical Description: 4 photographs

Scope and Content Note

Includes 3 photos of Sheriff Emig and one photo of convict(?)
 

Plaque and Memorial Pictures for Slain Deputy Paul Bush undated

Physical Description: 3 photographs and negative
 

Photograph of Dorothy Freuny undated

Physical Description: 1 black and white photograph
 

Avoid the 23 flyer undated

Physical Description: 1 flyer

Scope and Content Note

Flyer with 23 different San Mateo County police badges. "You drink. You drive. You're ours. Avoid the 23" written. Flyer sponsored by San Mateo County Police Chief's Association and California Office of Traffic Safety."
 

Photos for the Bullet undated

Physical Description: 9 black and white photographs

Scope and Content Note

Includes photos of old Santa Clara County jail, Sheriff Emig during his arrest of gambling conspiracy, jail records for convicts who were lynched during Heart Conspiracy.
 

Photos of Cars for 49ers undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes information about D.A.R.E and photographs of Sheriffs Cars
 

2 black and white large photographs, 1 framed of officers Unframed- Harry Hammelev, Ed Perovich, John Perusina, Bernard Murphy undated

Physical Description: 2 photographs
 

Large photograph of safety raft Circa 1970

Physical Description: 1 large photograph
 

Black and white photograph of suited men next to sheriff in car undated

Physical Description: 1 photograph
 

Blue binder with 1965-1977 photos of narcotics bust 1965-1977

Physical Description: 1 binder
 

1 large black and white photograph of Sheriff's Badge undated

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Folder includes negative and order information.
 

Sheriff's Badge Negative undated

Physical Description: 1 photographic negative
 

Sheriff's Badges and patches on slides undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Sheriff's Badges Photographs undated

Physical Description: 2 folders
 

Framed Large black and white photograph portraits of criminals(?) undated

Physical Description: 1 photograph
 

Framed Thomas Henry Robinson, JR. Wanted Poster 1934

Physical Description: 1 Poster
Box: 12

Series: V Physical Objects 1950-2004

Physical Description: 1 box

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of physical objects such as VHS and casette tapes, DVDs, patches, flags, pins, sheriff accessories and other physical objects relating to the Sheriff's Office and Law Enforcement.
 

Santa Clara Sheriff's Office History Book Promotional Posters October 23, 2008

Physical Description: 6 posters
 

Bag of pins and patches from Sheriff's Office and 1985 World Police and Fire Games 1985

Physical Description: 1 plastic bag
 

Patches undated

Physical Description: 3 black, blue and gold patches.
 

Gold Star Patches undated

Physical Description: 3 gold star patches
 

Sheriff Badge Stickers 2004

Physical Description: 5 stickers
 

Sheriff's Beret undated

Physical Description: 1 hat
 

County of Santa Clara Facility Manager's Conference 2000 2002

Physical Description: 2 bags
 

Santa Clara County Sheriff's Reserve plastic pouch undated

Physical Description: 1 plastic pouch
 

Sheriff Name Placards 1850-1989

Physical Description: 29 name placards
 

Election Pins 1907-1989

Physical Description: 3 pins

Scope and Content Note

Election pins promoting Sheriff candidates Langford, Colla, and Winter
 

Gun holster undated

Physical Description: 1 gun holster
 

Santa Clara County Office of the Sheriff Candy Wrappers undated

Physical Description: 2 candy wrappers
 

VHS Tape- Tour of Old Courthouse- Rough Footage- 42 mins

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

The sheriff address August 13,1994

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

Rescue 911- DUI Teen Driver -22 mins

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

The Night Without Justice DVD 2004

Physical Description: 1 DVD
 

Sheriff's Office Recruitment DVD 2002

Physical Description: 1 DVD
 

Tour- Investigative Services September 18, 1989

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

Longaker Pursuit : Case # 00-156-0051-G undated

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

Training Video : Lundin's 148 PC + Short Pursuit undated

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

Santa Clara County Jail 1871-1958

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

Hostage Sue Lyon Interview undated

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

Dive Team- KPIX News Tape May, 2003

Physical Description: 1 VHS tape
 

Sergeant Rick Sprain Business cards undated

Physical Description: 4 boxes of business cards

Scope and Content Note

Includes Deputy, Detective, and Sergeant business cards
 

Santa Clara County Sheriff's Flags undated

Physical Description: 2 large flags
 

1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games plastic placard 1984

Physical Description: 1 plastic placard
 

White rd. and Mabury rd. June 5, 2000

Physical Description: 1 cassette tape
 

48900 Mines Rd. 3-7-2001 recording 2001

Physical Description: 1 cassette tape
 

Persuit- Park at Meridian March 22, 2001

Physical Description: 2 cassette tapes
 

Vehicle Chase March 30, 2001

Physical Description: 2 cassette tapes
Box: 13-14

Series: V Videos and Physical Objects 1951-2002

Physical Description: 2 boxes

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of physical objects such as VHS tapes, DVDs, patches, pins, flags, sheriff accessories and equipment, and other physical objects relating to the Sheriff's Office and Law Enforcement.
 

Tassels undated

Physical Description: 5 white tassels
 

Sheriff's Office Embossers undated

Physical Description: 3 embossers

Scope and Content Note

These embossers are from different eras and they are used to make seals on paper.
 

Beatsticks undated

Physical Description: 3 beatsticks
 

Gibbons Field Plaque 1963

Physical Description: 1 plaque

Scope and Content Note

"Gibbons Field Dedicated to Sheriff John Gibbons A.D 1963" written on plaque.
 

American Flags 1958

Physical Description: 2 large flags

Scope and Content Note

Note included with flag :"1958 Opened new S/O(Sheriff's Office) BLDG @ 180 W. Hedding St. Room for 'U.S Magistrate' courtroom. The flag is from the courtroom."
 

Captain Salvadar Shirt undated

Physical Description: 1 shirt

Scope and Content Note

Attached post-it note says "Shirt belonged to Captain Salvadar and as people would come back to the S/O[Sheriff's Office] from the Douche they would put their name on the shirt.

Processing/Project Information

Stored in grey plastic bag
 

handcuffs undated

Physical Description: 1 pair of handcuffs with key

Scope and Content Note

"S.C.L Co. S/O Trans." etched on handcuffs. These are an old design belonging to the Prison Transporation Unit that is responsible for any kind of inmate transfer in Santa Clara County.

Processing/Project Information

Stored in small plastic bag
 

Sheriff hats undated

Physical Description: 6 hats

Scope and Content Note

One wool hat, Two formal hats and three baseball hats.
 

Doppler Traffic Radar Gun undated

Physical Description: 1 radar gun

Scope and Content Note

Includes certificate of calibration
 

Sheriff's Office Water Bottle undated

Physical Description: 1 water bottle
 

Sheriff Crime Scene Unit patch undated

Physical Description: 1 large patch
 

Walkie Talkie undated

Physical Description: 1 walkie talkie and one extra antenna
 

Small Sheriff Name Placards undated

Physical Description: 11 golden and black placards

Scope and Content Note

Includes Jail, Sheriff Names, and Sheriff Office placards
 

God and My Heart October 5, 1951

Physical Description: Religious Text. Includes cards and a note "October 5, 1951. From Seline(?) to Edit; for better or worse."
 

Sheriff's Office Yearly Planners 2001-2002

Physical Description: 2 planners

Scope and Content Note

Front cover says "Teamwork Together we acheive the extraordinary
 

Cupertino Criminals Address Book 1981-1984

Physical Description: 1 small, blue binder

Scope and Content Note

Sheriff Deputies used this binder to keep track of criminals living in the Cupertino area. Includes mugshots and descriptions.
 

Bag of Keys undated

Physical Description: Approximately 50 keys

Scope and Content Note

Many car keys are included.
 

World Cup Soccer '94 Police Services Meal Ticket July 4, 1994

Physical Description: 1 ticket
Box: 15-17

Series: VI Information about Past Sheriffs 1852-1998

Physical Description: 3 boxes

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of Sheriff's diaries, background newspaper articles, and general information about Santa Clara County Sheriffs of the past.
box/folder: 15/1-15/6

Sheriff John Yontz 1840-1901

Physical Description: 6 folders
box/folder: 15/7

Sheriffs McCutchen and Johnson 1852-1888

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 15/8

Sheriffs Keyes,McCabe and Murphy 1855-1922

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 15/9

Sheriffs Kennedy and Harris 1857-1931

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 15/10

Misc. Papers undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/1

Sheriff Robert C. Keyes 1849-1850

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/2

Sheriff John Yontz 1850-1852

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/3

Sheriff Joseph W. Johnson 1857-1861

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/4

Sheriff William McCutchen 1853-1855

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/5

Sheriff Phillip T. McCabe 1855-1857

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/6

Sheriff John M. Murphy 1857-1861

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/7

Sheriff James F. Kennedy 1861-1864

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/8-15/9

Sheriff John Hicks Adams 1872-1876

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 16/10

Sheriff Nicholas R. Harris 1872-1876

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/11

Sheriff Frank E. Williams 1880-1883

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/12

Sheriff Jonathan Sweigert 1887-1891

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/13

Sheriff Giles E. McDougall 1891-1893

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/14

Sheriff George Y. Bollinger 1893-1895

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/15

Sheriff James H. Lyndon 1895-1899

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/16

Sheriff Robert J. Langford 1907-1919

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/17

Sheriff Frank Ross 1905-1907

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/18

Sheriff Arthur B. Langford 1907-1919

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/19

Sheriff George Lyle 1918-1939

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/20

Sheriff William J. Emig 1939-1946

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/21

Sheriff Walter Scott Gaspar 1946-1947

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/22

Sheriff Howard Hornbuckle 1947-1955

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/23

Sheriff Mel Hawney 1955-1959

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/24

Sheriff John Gibbons 1959-1966

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/25

Sheriff Charles Prelsnick 1966-1970

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/26

Sheriff James Geary 1970-1978

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/27

Sheriff Robert E. Winter 1978-1989

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 16/28

Sheriff Charles P. Gillingham 1989-1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 17/1-17/3

Sheriff John H. Adams 1840-1901

Physical Description: 3 folders
box/folder: 17/4-17/5

Diary of Sheriff John H. Adams 1875

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 17/6

Background Information About Diary of Sheriff John H. Adams 1875

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 17/7-17/9

Sheriffs: Frank E. Williams, Benjamin F. Branham, Jonathan Sweigert, Giles E. McDongal, George Y. Bollinger, and James H. Lyndon. 1880-1899

Physical Description: 3 folders
box/folder: 17/10

Sheriffs: Robert Langford, Frank H. Ross, Arthur Langford, George Lyle, and William Emig. 1899-1946

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 17/11

Sheriffs: George Lyle, William Emig, Walter Scott Gaspar, Howard Hornbuckle, Mel Hawney, John Gibbons, Charles Prelsnick, James Geary, Robert Winter, and Charles P. Gillingham. 1918-1998

Physical Description: 1 folders
box/folder: 17/12

Autobiography of Sheriff Walter Scott Gaspar undated

Physical Description: 1 folders
Box: 18-22

Series: VII  Sheriff's Records 1850-1995

Physical Description: 5 boxes

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of Seniority Lists, General Orders, Department Scrap Books, case files, death announcements, RAP sheets, Commemorative Sheriff's Office Books and badges, and other documents pertaining to sheriff investigations.
box/folder: 18/1

Sheriff Office Personnel 1850-1950

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 18/2-18/5

Seniority Lists 1974-1995

Physical Description: 4 folders
box/folder: 18/6-18/17

Santa Clara County Sheriff Department Scrap Book 1985-1995

Physical Description: 11 folders

Scope and Content Note

Reprinted Articles, grouped by year, from the San Jose Mercury Times related to the Sheriff's Office
box/folder: 19/1

Elmwood/Industrial Farm/Alms House 1952-1973

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/2

Seniority Lists 1970-1993

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/3

Sheriff Department General Orders, Special Orders, Patrol Orders, Detention Orders, Civil Orders, Training Bulletins. 1956-1963

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/4-19/5

Sheriff General Orders 1978

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 19/6

General Orders 1982

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/7-19/9

Seniority List- Padge and Pin Numbers, Ethnic/Sex/Bloodtype, 1` by D.O.H, P.O.S.T Agency Roster, Alpha Roster, Etc. 1982

Physical Description: 3 folders
box/folder: 19/10

General Orders 1986

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/11

Patrol Orders 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/12

Sheriff Office Santa Clara County Procedures Manual- Court Security, Marshall Services 1989

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/13

Peace Officer Background Investigation Manual 1991

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/14-19/15

General Orders 1993

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 19/16

Misc. Papers- Elections, Memorial Book letters, You and Your Sheriff Department 1992-2000

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/17

Patrol Checks 1994

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 19/18

Sheriff Office Seniority Lists 1996

Physical Description: 1 folder
 

Box of interrogation cards 1953-1956

Physical Description: 1 box

Processing/Project Information

Inside small, metal box
 

Box of deputy ID cards 1978-1986

Physical Description: 1 box

Processing/Project Information

Inside small paper box
box/folder: 20/1

Bond Books 1859-1875

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/2

Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Death Notices 1866-1990

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/3

Santa Clara Police Department Death Notices 1910-1971

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/4

San Jose Police Department Death Notices 1924-2001

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/5

Santa Clara County State Traffic Force Death Notices 1927

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/5

Wanted Posters- Richard K. Smith, Doris Westlake, and Robert Hill Dunning 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/6

California Highway Patrol Death Notices 1952-1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/7

Souvenir Program of the 36th Anuual Ball- Widows and Orphans Aid Association of the San Jose Police Department 1954

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/8

1500 Promotional Law-Enforcement Supervisory Levels 1956

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/9

Palo Alto Police Department Death Notices 1969-1994

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/10-20/11

Civil/Historical Documents 1957-1966

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 20/12

Manual of Procedures 1959

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/13

CO-OP II Report- Santa Clara Sheriff's Department Organization and Management 1973

Physical Description: 1 book
box/folder: 20/14

A Police System for the Cities of Cupertino, Monte Sereno and Saratoga 1973

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/15

Criminal Justice Monograph: Deterrence of Crime in and Around Residences from the US Department of Justice 1973

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/16

Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety Death Notices 1976-1980

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/17

Newsletters and Board Meetings 1977

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/18

Prison Gangs in the Community- A briefing for the Board of Corrections 1978

Physical Description: 1 book
box/folder: 20/19

Martin Caper- Party at 21230 Canyon View Drive, Saratoga Case File 1978-1979

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/20-20/21

Crowd Control 1981-1989

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

Related to protests and large-scale visits such as Ronald Reagan and Queen Elizabeth. Includes training materials and official records.
box/folder: 20/22

Ronald Reagan Labor Day Celebration Security File 1984

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

President Reagan's Campaign visit to DeAnza college, Cupertino. Includes award from Secret Service to Sheriff's Office West Valley Substation for outstanding work in security.
box/folder: 20/23

Patrol Division Procedures 1985

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/24-20/25

Gorbachev Visit Plan Book 1990

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 20/26

Computer Aided Dispatch Training and Transition Information 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/27

Commemorative Sheriff Badge Information 1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 20/28-20/29

Sheriff's Office History Book Materials 2000-2002

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 21/1

Sheriffs, Undersheriffs and Civil Deputies Association of California: Conference Proceedings 1929-1931

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/2

Detective Harvey Hutchings Case Files 1967-1969

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/3

Perez- Case files 1968-1974

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/4

Crime Reports 1971

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/5

RAP sheets 1971

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/6

Face Sheets and Monthly Supps. 1971

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/7

Telephone and Address Listings 1971

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/8

Telephone Calls 1971-1972

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/9-21/10

Narcotics Destruction 1971-1976

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 21/11

Nauestra Famila "Mexican Mafia" 1974

Physical Description: 1 folders
box/folder: 21/12

Organized Crime 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/13

Avoid the 13 - Evaluation Report (drunk driving) April 1981

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/14

Lexington Fire 1985

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/15

Transfer Lists October 3, 1988- December 16, 1988

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/16-21/17

Loma Prieta Earthquake 1989-1993

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 21/18-21/19

Personnel Orders 1989-1995

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 21/20

Explorer Post 601 General Orders March, 1990

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/21-21/21

Rodney King 1993

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 21/23

Miscellaneous Brochures 1993 2007

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes VIP(Vehicle Inspection Program), Seat Belts, Santa Clara County Office of the Sheriff 2007 Annual Service Awards, Teen Driver Program, Identity Theft, Bio-Terrorism Response Tools.
box/folder: 21/24

Burbank Sheriff's Community Services Center 1997

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/25

Memoranda 1997 1999

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/26

Sheriff Gillingham Letter to Supervisor Beal Adressing Day Worker Problem April 31, 1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/27

Operations Order 1999-2000

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/28

Incident Reports March 7, 2001

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/29

Report on the Law Enforcement Workforce Inventory for The Santa Clara Sheriff Office 2002

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/30-21/34

Detailed Maps of Santa Clara County undated

Physical Description: 4 folders
box/folder: 21/33

Santa Clara County Street Locator 1996

Physical Description: 1 book
box/folder: 21/35

Sheriff Office Envelopes undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/36

Misc. Handwritten Notes nd

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 21/37

Mugshot of Aron Nuget undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/1

Official Appointments 1935-1964

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/2-22/5

Crime Reports 1940-1979

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/6

Crowd Control- Historical Information 1968-1975

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/7

News Bulletins 1968-1970

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/8

Conduct of Ceremonies Handbook November, 1969

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

By Headquarters, Department of the Army.
box/folder: 22/9

Spotlight- Deputy Sheriff's Association of Santa Clara County January, 1971

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/10

Evaluation of Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Department 10-Plan December, 1972

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/11-22/12

Sheriff's Journal 1973-1977

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 22/13

Patrol Division Annual Report 1973

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/14

Political Pamphlets 1974-1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/15

Captain Miller 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/16

G. Ledger 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Investigation of complaint on Deputy Miller.
box/folder: 22/17

Presidential Visit September 21, 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Information about President Ford's visit to Stanford Campus.
box/folder: 22/18

Civil Disturbances October, 1975

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Published by Department of Army Headquarters
box/folder: 22/19

Budget 1975-1976

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes Mid-Year Budget Report.
box/folder: 22/20

Community College Agreements 1978

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/21-22/24

Cupertino West Valley Substation Project 1979-1983

Physical Description: 4 folders
box/folder: 22/21-22/24

Cruise-In 1980/1981

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Sheriff's Involvement with Cruising (Cars) In Cupertino, Los Gatos, and Saratoga.
box/folder: 22/25-22/29

Sheriff's Advisory Board 1981/1989

Physical Description: 4 folders

Scope and Content Note

Includes forms, applications, and personal letters.
box/folder: 22/30

Codes, laws and procedures leaflets 1982-1984

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/31

Terrorism April 1984

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/32

Official Forms 1985

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/33

Elmwood Correctional Facility August, 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/34

Queries Chart September, 1987

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/35

CCU-Demonstration UTC Facility October 2, 1989

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/36

Department of Correction Directory March 26, 1990

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/37

Story about Santa Clara County Jail Inmates restoring old car. 1990

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes large picture of car.
box/folder: 22/38

California Peace Officers Memorial October, 1990

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/39

Slowtime Bandit 1992-1993

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/40

New Report Forms 1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/41

Assigned Duty Lists 1986 November 18,1992

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/42

Strange Stuff August,1992

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Casefile of mysterious situation.
box/folder: 22/43

Rick Sprain 1993-2000

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Includes Santa Clara County Fair Season Pass, exam results, correspondence
box/folder: 22/44

Flammable Liquid Detection K-9 Dolph 1996

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

K-9 Detection Unit Dolph's "business cards".
box/folder: 22/45

Ceremony Programs 1997-2001

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/46

Open Line- Sheriff's Newsletter 1997

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/47

Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony 1997-2003

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/48-22/49

1998 Primary/General Sheriff Election Results 1998

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

Includes articles about appointment of Sheriff Laurie Smith, Ruben Diaz Contraversy.
box/folder: 22/50

Stanford Department of Public Safety 1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/51

Fugitive Watch 1998-2001

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/52

Press Media Releases 1998

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/53

Message from the Sheriff 2000-2002

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/54

Business Cards undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/55

Petition Brochure about taking Sheriff's Office control away from Santa Clara County Jails. undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 22/56

De Anza College Maps undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
Box: 23

Series: VIII Magazines and Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Annual Reports 1850-1998

Physical Description: 1 box

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of magazines related to historical California and Law Enforcement and Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Annual Reports.
 

Dogtown Territorial Quarterly Magazines 1990-2004

Physical Description: 14 magazines

Scope and Content Note

"Dogtown Territorial Quarterly" is a magazine which publishes articles about the history of California. It is now known as the "California Territorial Quarterly".
 

Guns Magazine March 1993 March 1994

Physical Description: 2 magazines
 

Out Now: San Jose and Silicon Valley's Gay and Lesbian Newsmagazine Volume V Issue 9 1998

Physical Description: 1 magazine

Scope and Content Note

This issue has an article about San Jose Police Chief William Lansdome. Lansdome's photograph is the front cover of this volume.
 

Out Now: San Jose and Silicon Valley's Gay and Lesbian Newsmagazine Volume VI Issue 5 2000

Physical Description: 5 magazine copies

Scope and Content Note

This issue has an article about Santa Clara County Sheriff Laruie Smith. Smith's photograph is the front cover of this volume.
 

South Bay Accent April/May 2000

Physical Description: 5 magazine copies

Scope and Content Note

This issue has an article about Santa Clara County Sheriff Laruie Smith entitled "Lawful Lady". Smith's photograph is the front cover of this volume.
 

Police: The Law Officer's Magazine May 1989

Physical Description: 1 magazine
 

American Police Hall of Fame: The Trust of the National Association of Chiefs of Police Magazine 1989

Physical Description: 1 magazine

Scope and Content Note

This issue is entitled "Police Memorial Day Special Edition".
 

Santa Clara County, Office of the Sheriff: Annual Report 1996

Physical Description: 1 magazine
 

Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office: Report 1997-1998

Physical Description: 8 magazine copies
 

The National Sheriff April-May 1973

Physical Description: 1 magazine
Box: 24

Series: IX Deputy John Van Eps Papers 1921-1951

Physical Description: 1 Box

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of the police papers of John Van Eps collected primarily during the 1920s-1940s. The special focus are general training materials and detective-related papers.
box/folder: 24/1-24/2

Fingerprints 1921-1946

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 24/3

General Crime 1922-1946

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/4-24/5

Criminal Investigation (Detectives) 1925-1945

Physical Description: 4 folders
box/folder: 24/6

Laws 1926-1944

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/7

Prisons 1928-1946

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/8

Official Police Jiu-Jitsu 1930-1939

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/9

Gangs, Drugs, and Arson 1931-1944

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/10

Handwriting Analysis 1933

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/11-24/12

Police Training Materials 1933-1940

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 24/13

Information Pertaining to the Department of Public Safety: East Lansing, Michegan 1934

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/14-24/15

FBI Official Publications 1935-1951

Physical Description: 2 folders
box/folder: 24/16

Traffic Laws 1935

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/17

First Aid 1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/18

Embezzlement 1937

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/19

ADT Transmitter Magazine 1938

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Contains 3 issues
box/folder: 24/20-24/21

California State Department of Education Bureau of Trade and Industrial Education 1939-1946

Physical Description: 2 folders

Scope and Content Note

Police training materials on a variety of subjects.
box/folder: 24/22

Plant Protection 1942

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/23

Prison Laws in Virginia 1943

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/24

Digest of the Functions of Federal Agencies 1945

Physical Description: 1 folder

Scope and Content Note

Published by the War Information Division of Public Inquiries
box/folder: 24/25

Interim Report of Peace Officers Commitee on Civil Disturbances 1945

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/26

Toledo Police School Instruction Unit undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/27

Crime Novels undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/28

Branches of the US Government Map undated

Physical Description: 1 folder
box/folder: 24/29-24/30

Police Training Lessons undated

Physical Description: 2 folders
 

Series: X Large Posters undated

Physical Description: 1 box

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of large photographs and posters.
 

San Jose Poster- Aerial Shot 1906 1999

Physical Description: 1 Poster
 

The Night Without Justice Promotional Movie Poster 2004

Physical Description: 1 poster
 

Captain Brian Beck for Sheriff election posters undated

Physical Description: 2 posters
 

Warning You are Entering on Cultivated Land Sign undated

Physical Description: 1 sign

Scope and Content Note

Santa Clara County Sheriff's Rural Crime Prevention Program during Sheriff Laurie Smith years.
 

Large photographs of Deputy Sheriffs and Sheriff Cars undated

Physical Description: 3 large photographs
 

black and white photo of factory equipment undated

Physical Description: 1 photograph
 

Large black and white Santa Clara County Sheriff Department photo Circa 1950

Physical Description: 1 poster
 

Series: X Large Materials 1887-1959

Physical Description: 1 shelf

Series Scope and Content

This series consists of materials too large to fit into boxes. Materials include physical objects such as safty flashers, drug testing kits, and crowd control helmets. Bound items include Description Books of Santa Clara County Jail inmates. There are also posters, large photographs, and topographic maps.

Processing/Project Information

These materials are stored on two shelves, unboxed.
 

Register and Descriptive List of Prisoners 1887-1888

Physical Description: 1 book
 

Warrants Issued Book 1896-1916

Physical Description: 1 book
 

Description book of crimes 1901-1902

Physical Description: 1 book
 

Description Book of Santa Clara County Jail-1921 1921

Physical Description: 1 book
 

Description Book of Santa Clara County Jail-1926 1926

Physical Description: 1 book
 

Description Book of Santa Clara County Jail-1946 1946

Physical Description: 1 book
 

2 Safety flashers, different styles undated

Physical Description: 2 flashers
 

Sheriff's hat- Cowboy hat style September 5, 1992

Physical Description: 1 hat

Scope and Content Note

Hat belonged to Jack Campbell
 

Crowd Control Helmets

Physical Description: 3 helmets

Scope and Content Note

One helmet with visor, two without.
 

Almshouse water distribution system schematics poster undated

Physical Description: 1 poster
 

No Parking Sheriff Office Signs undated

Physical Description: 2 signs
 

Topographic Maps of Santa Cruz and Santa Clara Counties 1980 undated

Physical Description: 7 maps
 

Laurie Smith for Sheriff Election Signs undated

Physical Description: 2 signs
 

Stickers

Physical Description: 22 stickers

Scope and Content Note

Includes: Santa Clara County Transit District Protective Services Patrol large stickers, Santa Clara County Sheriff Large Sticker- 2 yellow/black, 1 grey/black, 1 brown with bear, City of San Jose Police Sticker, Santa Clara County Department of Corrections sticker, bumper stickers: Stickers include: Safety Belt Law, Cities of Cupertino, Monte Sereno, and Los Altos Hills, and Saratoga, and Driving Under Influence
 

Joshua Hendy Plant Police Force September 8, 1943

Physical Description: 1 black and white photograph

Scope and Content Note

Louis L Gray Chief. Sunnyvale.
 

The Illustrated Police News Vol 51 No 1310 November 28, 1891

Physical Description: 1 newspaper
 

Poster with Several Investigations newspaper articles and photos undated

Physical Description: 1 poster
 

Brick from Old Santa Clara County Jail undated

Physical Description: 1 brick
 

Sheriff Office Binders undated

Physical Description: 3 binders
 

San Jose City Directory 1941 1963

Physical Description: 2 large books
 

Scrapbook of newspaper articles in 1950s and 1 black and white 1950s picture of sheriff and son inside green box 1950-1959

Physical Description: 1 flat box
 

Newspaper clippings Related to Santa Clara County Main Jail Overcrowding 1980-1981

Physical Description: 1 large, green, scrapbook
 

Officers Who Died in the Line of Duty Plaque 1862-1990

Physical Description: 1 large, wooden plaque

Scope and Content Note

Martin J. Roohan- Oct. 23, 1862, W.H Hendricks- Feb. 15, 1866, George T. Headen- Oct. 19, 1897, Herbert McAuley- Nov. 11, 1931, Douglas B. Miller- Jun. 9, 1986, Paul R. Bush- September 12, 1990
 

Dark Invader Model #3000 Night Scope October, 1985

Physical Description: 1 Night Scope Night Vision Sytem

Processing/Project Information

Inside black case

Scope and Content Note

Comes with Price Guide and Instructions inside case.
 

Gas Mask undated

Physical Description: 1 Gas Mask

Scope and Content Note

Includes instructions inside case.

Processing/Project Information

Inside grey case with black trim