Constitution of the Committee of Vigilantes of San Francisco

Vigilantes, Committee of
August 2017
Constitution of the Committee of Vigilantes of San Francisco;8/1/2017, p65
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Outlines the constitution adopted on May 15, 1856 by the Committee of Vigilance of San Francisco, California. Purpose of the committee to combat disorderly conditions in the city, including ballot-box stuffing, and disregard for life and property; The subcommittee structure of the organization; Provisions for punishment of criminals.


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