Courthouse Docket

A Short Glimpse of a Long Road

The Courthouse Docket continues as Dr. James Hutchinson shares stories from his new book, A Short Glimpse of a Long Road. Featuring vignettes from his life, Dr. Hutchinson will share how he crossed the paths of fascinating people from across the country and across the world.  When he opened his practice in San Mateo in the 1950s, he became the first African-American doctor in the county.

A booksigning will follow the presentation.


Saturday, February 29 at 1 p.m.: Chinese Exclusion Act presented by Jennie Lew

Saturday, March 14 at 1 p.m.: Women in San Mateo County History presented by Museum Auxiliary

Sponsored By:

The Courthouse Docket is a monthly series of presentations held in the History Museum's Historic Courtroom A. The Courthouse Docket Series is sponsored by Cypress Lawn Heritage Foundation.