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

H.G. Wade’s Warehouse

ca. 1860

 

—City of San Jose Capital of Silicon Valley —

 
H.G. Wade’s Warehouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 5, 2009
1. H.G. Wade’s Warehouse Marker
Inscription. Harry George Wade’s Warehouse was originally used to store hay and grain bound for San Francisco. It was later used to store stagecoaches for the Alviso to Monterey stage lines. In addition to being used by Wells Fargo and Company for stagecoach repairs, this warehouse also served as a set for Western Movies.
San Jose Historic Landmark No.67

 
Erected 2003 by City of San Jose. (Marker Number 67.)
 
Location. 37° 25.478′ N, 121° 58.632′ W. Marker is in Alviso, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on El Dorado Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1621 El Dorado Street, Alviso CA 95002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alviso (approx. 0.2 miles away); La Montagne Boarding House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Union Warehouse and Docks (approx. ¼ mile away); China Camp (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bayside Cannery (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Port and Town of Alviso (approx. 0.4 miles away); Discover Alviso’s Rich History (approx. 0.4 miles away); Water Everywhere (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alviso.
 
Also see . . .
H.G. Wade’s Warehouse image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 5, 2009
2. H.G. Wade’s Warehouse
Marker is mounted on the rock below the white wagon door in the photo.
 History of Alviso. (Submitted on November 12, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable BuildingsNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
 
Building Next to the H.G. Wade Warehouse image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 5, 2009
3. Building Next to the H.G. Wade Warehouse
H.G. Wade’s Warehouse image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 5, 2009
4. H.G. Wade’s Warehouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 951 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 12, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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