Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Bond brothers befriended Jack London, who later based the Call of the Wild on Louis Bond’s dog Jack (Buck) and used New Park, Judge Bond’s home in Santa Clara, as the setting for the beginning of the novel. In the 1970s the residence was move to its present site.
Erected by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1866.
Location. 37° 21.428′ N, 121° 57.3′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1507 Don Avenue, 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. Headen-Inman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Austen D. Warburton (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Clare (approx. 0.3 miles away); Armistice Oak Tree Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Battle of Santa Clara (approx. 0.3 miles away); De Anza Expedition 1775 – 1776 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Santa Clara Campaign Treaty Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); Morgan House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Clara.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 24, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 504 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 24, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.