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.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series lists.
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. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 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 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Centennial Commemoration of the World's First Broadcasting Station (about 300 feet away); 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 Capitol (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.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2007, by Mathew H. Kohnen of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 1,486 times since then and 3 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. 6, 7. submitted on August 20, 2020. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.