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

City Hall Bell & City Hall Cornerstone

 
 
City Hall Bell & City Hall Cornerstone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 17, 2020
1. City Hall Bell & City Hall Cornerstone Marker
Inscription.  These two artifacts were part of Sunnyvale's first City Hall, a Spanish-style building located at the corner of South Murphy Avenue and McKinley Avenue. Constructed in 1929, the building was demolished in 1969. This City Hall Bell was made by C.S. Bell Co. (1858-1974), Hillsboro, OH.
 
Erected by Sunnyvale Historical Society and Museum Association.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureCommunicationsGovernment & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells 🔔 series list.
 
Location. 37° 21.407′ N, 122° 1.519′ W. Marker is in Sunnyvale, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on East Remington Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 570 East Remington Drive, Sunnyvale CA 94087, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Antique Entry Gate (a few steps from this marker); Prune Steamer Pot / Hendy Manhole Cover (a few steps from this marker); Heritage Park Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Vintage Sundial
City Hall Bell & City Hall Cornerstone Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 17, 2020
2. City Hall Bell & City Hall Cornerstone Marker - wide view
(within shouting distance of this marker); Yugoslavian Orchardists of Sunnyvale (within shouting distance of this marker); Prune Capital of the World (within shouting distance of this marker); Prune Heaven (within shouting distance of this marker); Labor Day Prunes (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sunnyvale.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located in the courtyard of the Sunnyvale Heritage Park Museum
 
City Hall Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 17, 2020
3. City Hall Cornerstone
City Hall Bell image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 17, 2020
4. City Hall Bell
<i>City Hall, Sunnyvale, California</i> image. Click for full size.
circa 1930
5. City Hall, Sunnyvale, California
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 22, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 22, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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