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Proceedings of the California State Convention of the Colored Citizens, Held in Sacramento on the 25th, 26th, 27th, and 28th of October, 1865.


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Soap and Tallow Manufactory 1

Fancy Soap Manufactory 1

Hair Restorative 1

Fancy Hair Workers 2

Laundries 10

Junk Stores 2

Teamsters 20

Real Estate Agents 2

Barbers __

Liberal Professions

Clergymen 10

Editors 2

Total Wealth of City and County, $750,000


Number of Adults in City and County 470

Number that can read and write 375

Number that cannot read or write 95

Number [of] Children in City and County 150

Number attending school 49

Number not receiving instruction 101

Sabbath Schools 2, membership of 44

Eight Teachers. .two Superintendents 10

A library belonging to each school, consisting of 350 volumes.

Number of Churches 2

A. E. Church, Rev. J. H. Hubbard, Pastor in charge, 32 members.

Baptist connection, Rev. Amos Johnson, 22 members.

Number of Mechanics 18

Farmers 10

Doctor 1

No. persons in the county supported by the public, or benevolent societies.

Amount of Church and public property belonging to colored residents $4,600

But one colored person in the County Hospital.

Amount of real estate and other property $137,245

Total amount of property represented by the people of color of this city and county, as far as can be ascertained $141,845


Made by Basil Campbell

Adults 16

Children 5

Total population 21

Number who can read and write 15

Property owned in the county $17,000

Farmers and Stock-raisers 5

Stock-raisers without farms 4

No school in the county.

As there are no delegates from the adjoining counties, of Colusa and Tehama, I beg leave to report the

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