Fremont in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Mission San José
Erected 2003 by state Department of Parks and Recreation and the Native Daughters of the Golden West. (Marker Number 334.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 37° 32.036′ N, 121° 55.203′ W. Marker is in Fremont, California, in Alameda County. Marker is at the intersection of Mission Boulevard and Washington Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on Mission Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is located on the north wall that separates the Church entrance area and the cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 43300 Mission Boulevard, Fremont CA 94539, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers De Anza Expedition 1775 - 1776 (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Hotel (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ehrman General Store (about 500 feet away); Leland Stanford Winery (approx. 2.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Mormon Pioneers / Mormon Pioneer Adobes (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Chadbourne Carriage House (approx. 3.7 miles away); Sunol Water Temple (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fremont.
Regarding Mission San José. This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No. 334 on August 8, 1939.
Also see . . . Mission San José. Mission San José was founded on June 11, 1797 by Father Fermin Francisco de Lasuen on a site which was part of a natural byway of the Livermore Valley to the San Joaquin Valley. It is the fourteenth of the 21 Spanish Missions in Alta California. (Submitted on January 11, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 22, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 6,168 times since then and 135 times this year. Last updated on December 20, 2016, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 11, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 3, 4. submitted on January 27, 2013, by Mary Thurman of Wheelerville,, Missouri. 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15. submitted on January 11, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 16. submitted on January 30, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.