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

John Page House

 
 
John Page House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2013
1. John Page House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1908 by John Page. Mrs Alberta Page operated it as a boarding house for working men. The “one dollar a day” rate” included three meals, one of which was a bag lunch. The always full boarding house was famous and very popular with ranch and construction workers that were either without or away from their families.
 
Erected by Morgan Hill Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 7.599′ N, 121° 39.062′ W. Marker is in Morgan Hill, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Monterey Road and 5th Street, on the right when traveling north on Monterey Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17110 Monterey Road, San Jose CA 95111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morgan Hill United Methodist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Waiting For The Train (approx. 0.2 miles away); Votaw Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Skeels Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Granary (approx. ¼ mile away); [Morgan Hill] Centennial Project
John Page House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2013
2. John Page House Marker
The marker is mounted on the retaining wall just to the right of the steps on the very left of the picture.
(approx. 0.7 miles away); De Anza Expedition 1775 - 1776 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of 21-Mile House (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Morgan Hill.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
John Page House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2013
3. John Page House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 306 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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