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A petition, signed by 12 property owners, was submitted requesting that a sewer be placed in Jackson Street from Eleventh Street to Fifth Street. At that time the residents had no sewerage system and the lots and street were full of cesspools. The Committee on Sewers and Drainage recommended that the petition be granted. See full description in Digital Collections

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2 June 25 / 89 Petition of A.S. Miller et al To place sewer in Jackson St from 11th St.to tide water at 5th St.

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Adam Oeth Henry Manogux Sisters of the Holy Names

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To the Mayor And Common Council of the City of Seattle We the undersigned property holders on Jackson Street in the City of Seattle ask your Honorable Body to place a sewer in Jackson Street from eleventh Street to tide water at fifth street. The property holders on said street have no means of sewage whatever - and the lots and street are full of sess pools which we consider very bad for the Health of the inhabitants on said Street and city likewise - at the present time several new dwellings are being erected and no means of sewerage S.S. Miller F Mc Ginnis W.H. Morris John Kingston A.H. Alexander J.M. Frink Neary E. S. Spaulding Ida A. Keene Henry Sheahan

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Report of _______ Committee On ________ ________ ________ ________ ________ ________ ________ ________ Filed ____188__ _________Clerk.

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To the Honorable Mayor and Common Council of the City of Seattle:

GENTLEMEN: Your Committee on Sewer's and Drainage to whom was referred Petition of A.S. Miller and others for a Sewer on Jackson Street from Eleventh Street to tide water at Fifth Street beg to report that the Petition be granted and that Sewer be put in as soon as possible as said locality is in a very unhealthy condition from overflowing cess pools and other nuisances

Terence O'Brien, Chairman. Sewer's and Drainage Committee Dated, June 25th 1889

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