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Pleasanton in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Meadowlark Dairy – Dairy Managerís House

Alviso Adobe Community Park

 
 
Dairy Managerís House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 6, 2009
1. Dairy Managerís House Marker
Inscription. These low boundary walls show the approximate location of the Meadowlark Dairy managerís house. The dairy manager played an important role in day-to-day operations. His house had a kitchen, living room, office and bedrooms. A half-cellar under the northeast corner of the house was used for canning and as a laundry for the white dairy uniforms.
 
Erected 2008 by Alviso Adobe Community Park.
 
Location. 37° 39.586′ N, 121° 54.783′ W. Marker is in Pleasanton, California, in Alameda County. Marker can be reached from Old Foothill Road near Foothill Road. Click for map. Marker is located on the path between the Alviso Adobe and the Dairy Bunkhouse at Alviso Community Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3465 Old Foothill Road, Pleasanton CA 94588, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Meadowlark Dairy – Dairy Bunkhouse (here, next to this marker); Meadowlark Dairy - The Dairy Silo (a few steps from this marker); Francisco Solano Alviso Adobe (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alviso Adobe (about 300 feet away); Alviso Adobe Community Park
Dairy Managerís House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 6, 2009
2. Dairy Managerís House Marker
(about 300 feet away); Rancho El Valle de San Jose (approx. 1.6 miles away); Gold Creek (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Pleasanton Hotel (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pleasanton.
 
Categories. AgricultureNotable Buildings
 
Close-Up of Photo on Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 6, 2009
3. Close-Up of Photo on Marker
View facing southeast. The dairy manager's house is in front of the large oak trees.

Photo: Courtesy of Doris (Dana) Tobias
Footprint of the Dairy's Manager House image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 6, 2009
4. Footprint of the Dairy's Manager House
Footprint of the Dairy's Manager House image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 6, 2009
5. Footprint of the Dairy's Manager House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,002 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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