Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Bond brothers befriended Jack London, who later based the Call of the Wild on Louis Bondís dog Jack (Buck) and used New Park, Judge Bondís home in Santa Clara, as the setting for the beginning of the novel. In the 1970s the residence was move to its present site.
Erected by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
Location. 37° 21.428′ N, 121° 57.3′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Don Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at Rotary Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1507 Don Avenue, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Headen-Inman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Austen D. Warburton (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Clare (approx. 0.3 miles away); Armistice Oak Tree Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Battle of Santa Clara (approx. 0.3 miles away); De Anza Expedition 1775 – 1776 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Santa Clara Campaign Treaty Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); Morgan House (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Clara.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 34 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.