Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1998 by Santa Clara City Council Historical and Landmarks Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1867.
Location. 37° 20.122′ N, 121° 57.097′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker can be reached from North Winchester Boulevard. Marker and gravesite are located at the Mission City Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 420 North Winchester Boulevard, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rev. Isaac Owen (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Harry Love (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); California Wesleyan College (approx. half a mile away); Harris/Lass House (approx. half a mile away); The Berryessa Adobe (approx. half a mile away); Kiely House (approx. ¾ mile away); Landrum House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Carmelite Monastery – Bond Ranch (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Clara.
Also see . . .
1. Mission City Memorial Park. A downloadable self guided walking tour brochure is offered giving the burial location of many Santa Clara Pioneers and their contributions to Santa Clara’s history. (Submitted on November 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
2. Eberhard Tannery. "Santa Clara was home to a large German American community from the 1870s until World War I. One of the primary draws for German immigrants was ready employment. Jacob Eberhard took over the Santa Clara tannery and made it the foundation of a thriving industrial community." (Submitted on November 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)