Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1998 by Santa Clara City Council Historical and Landmarks Commission.
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. Touch for map. Marker and gravesite are located at the Mission City Memorial Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 420 North Winchester Boulevard, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
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 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 El Dorado Hills, California.)
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 El Dorado Hills, California.)
1. John J. Eberhard
From the Mission City Memorial Park Self-Guided Walking Tour Brochure:
“Jacob was born in Germany and came
— Submitted November 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 869 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 8, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.