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San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Wing’s Chinese Restaurant

 
 
Wing’s Chinese Restaurant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 30, 2012
1. Wing’s Chinese Restaurant Marker
Inscription. Dad would teach us things, but we were not interested in the restaurant. We saw how hard he worked. He started working at ten in the morning and wouldn’t stop until two the next morning. Every day. Seven days a week.
Dr. James Chan, 2006
 
Location. 37° 20.901′ N, 121° 53.751′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Jackson Street west of North 4th Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 131 Jackson Street, San Jose CA 95112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tanizawa Grocery (a few steps from this marker); Gran Oriente Filipino Masonic Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Jackson Drugs (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tom & Mary’s Snack Shop & Dr. Watanabe’s Office (about 400 feet away); Mr. Peckham (about 500 feet away); Nihonmachi (about 500 feet away); Taihei Hotel (about 600 feet away); Japantowns (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in San Jose.
 
Additional keywords. Japantown
 
Categories. Asian Americans
 
Wing’s Chinese Restaurant Today image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 30, 2012
2. Wing’s Chinese Restaurant Today
The marker bench is below the restaurant sign.
Detail from the Wing’s Chinese Restaurant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 30, 2012
3. Detail from the Wing’s Chinese Restaurant Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 504 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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