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

Luis Arguello Home

Santa Clara and Main Streets

 

—Point of Historical Interest —

 
Luis Arguello Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
1. Luis Arguello Home Marker
Inscription. Two story classic Georgian Colonial Revival rests on solid redwood foundation. Built before 1870 by Luis Arguello, son of first governor of California under Mexican Rule.

1901 residence and office of Dr. George H. Worrall, DDS., long time member and president of Santa Clara Board of Education.
Converted to apartments 1946

 
Erected 1979 by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 37° 20.805′ N, 121° 56.641′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Santa Clara Street and Main Street on Santa Clara Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1085 Santa Clara Street, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Henry Warburton House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mission Corral Site (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Landrum House (about 500 feet away); Elim Community Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Downtown Santa Clara (approx. ¼ mile away); Dr. Saxe Office Building
Luis Arguello Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
2. Luis Arguello Home Marker
The marker is lost in the shadow.
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Mission Santa Clara (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mission Santa Clara Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Clara.
 
Categories. Hispanic AmericansNotable Buildings
 
The Luis Arguello Home image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
3. The Luis Arguello Home
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 519 times since then and 7 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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