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Morse Mansion

981 Fremont Street

 

—Point of Historical Interest No. 5 —

 
Morse Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
1. Morse Mansion Marker
Inscription. Victorian style house built in 1892 for Charles Copeland Morse, a house painter and co-founder of Ferry-Morse Seed Company, who occupied it a short time before moving to San Juan Bautista.
 
Erected 1970 by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission. (Marker Number 5.)
 
Location. 37° 21.109′ N, 121° 56.731′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Fremont Street and Washington Street, on the right when traveling west on Fremont Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 981 Fremont Street, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Copeland Morse Residence (a few steps from this marker); Frederick C. Franck, Jr., Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Russell – Robinson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Senator Franck House Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Hichborn House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Saxe Office Building (about 400 feet away); Johnson House (about 400 feet away); Kersell/Lorente House (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Clara.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Morse Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
2. Morse Mansion Marker
The marker is located in the grass strip between the sidewalk and the curb on the far left.
The Morse Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
3. The Morse Mansion
 
 
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