San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1953 by California State Parks Commission, Moreland School District. (Marker Number 489.)
Location. 37° 18.054′ N, 121° 58.752′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Payne Avenue east of Saratoga Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4335 Payne Ave., San Jose CA 95117, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gubserville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Winchester Mystery House (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Winchester Mystery House (approx. 2 miles away); Winchester House Country Woman's Club (approx. 2.1 miles away); Ainsley House (approx. 2.1 miles away); Courtyard (approx. 2.1 miles away); Campbell Fire Station (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Jose.
Regarding Moreland School. Today, nothing remains of the original school. The Original Moreland School building was in use until 1949, when the class sizes and age of the school became to large to effectively handle the student population and was closed. The original school bell was salvaged and now occupies space in front of the current Moreland School District office.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 21, 2007, by Mathew H. Kohnen of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 1,725 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 21, 2007, by Mathew H. Kohnen of San Jose, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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