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

Headen-Inman House

 
 
Headen-Inman House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 21, 2012
1. Headen-Inman House Marker
Inscription.  Arriving in Santa Clara in 1852, Dr. B.F. Headen bought 61 acres around the present Civic Center area. His daughter, Thomasine, and her husband Louis Albertson, built this home in 1913 to replace the original one. Lois Headen Inman inherited the home from the Albertsons and it remained in the Inman family until 1984.

This home, in its new site, is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Benjamin Franklin Headen.
 
Erected 1986 by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 37° 21.402′ N, 121° 57.333′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker can be reached from Don Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Marker and house are located at Rotary Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1509 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. Austen D. Warburton (a few steps from this marker); Jamison-Brown House (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Clare (approx.
Headen-Inman House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 21, 2012
2. Headen-Inman House
Marker is mounted on concrete base between the driveway and the entrance steps.
¼ mile 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. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Clara.
 
The Headen-Inman House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 21, 2012
3. The Headen-Inman House
 
 
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 424 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.
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