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Russell – Robinson House

1184 Washington Street

 

—Point of Historical Interest —

 
Russell – Robinson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
1. Russell – Robinson House Marker
Inscription. Believed built in 1881-2 by pioneer Calvin Russell, a carpenter, who came to Santa Clara in 1852. In 1891 bought by John G. Robinson, who was one of the first druggists in Santa Clara and chairman and member of the Board of Library Trustees for 30 years. 1861 [Seal of the City of Santa Clara] 1977
 
Erected 1977 by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 37° 21.082′ N, 121° 56.741′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Washington Street south of Fremont Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1184 Washington Street, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frederick C. Franck, Jr., Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Senator Franck House Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Morse Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Copeland Morse Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Saxe Office Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnson House
Russell – Robinson House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
2. Russell – Robinson House and Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kersell/Lorente House (about 300 feet away); Hichborn House (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Clara.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Russell – Robinson House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
3. The Russell – Robinson House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 15 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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