San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
United States Post Oﬃce
Erected 1972 by State Department of Parks & Recreation, Fine arts gallery association of San Jose, San Jose Historic Landmarks Commission, San Jose Historical Museum. (Marker Number 854.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker series.
Location. 37° 20.004′ N, 121° 53.41′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of West San Fernando Street, on the right when traveling north on West San Fernando Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 South Market Street, San Jose CA 95113, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Freedom Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Joseph’s Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza de Cesar E. Chavez (about First State Capitol Building (about 300 feet away); Site of Worlds First Broadcasting Station / World’s First Broadcasting Station (about 300 feet away); Herrold Radio Broadcasting Station (about 300 feet away); First State Capital (about 400 feet away); The Burning of San Jose Chinatown (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Jose.
More about this marker. Maker is on the south wall of the Old Post Office Building, across from the north end of Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park.
Categories. • Landmarks • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2007, by Mathew H. Kohnen of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 1,398 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 17, 2007, by Mathew H. Kohnen of San Jose, California. 2. submitted on May 15, 2010. 3. submitted on November 17, 2007, by Mathew H. Kohnen of San Jose, California. 4, 5. submitted on May 15, 2010. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.