San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Chiechi House
In 1986 proceeds realized from Living History Days, co-sponsored by the San Jose Historical Association, the City of San Jose Parks and Recreation Department, and KRON-TV 4, were dedicated to the Chiechi House restoration. With these funds and many additional contributions the rehabilitation, which began in 1974, was completed in 1987.
The San Jose Historical Museum gratefully acknowledges the following: Robert Bentson, Cheryl Bruch, Chuck Buckley, Steve Carlson, The Chiechi Family (in particulaar Grace M., Nick, and Margaret Chiechi), Ester Crosby, Dial One of San Jose, Barbara Dorr, Stella Gallant, Rubie Golart, Virginia Hammerness, Fran Hartman, Mr. and Mrs. George Hesse, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Klem, KRON-TV 4, Patricia Loomis, Tony May, Janice and Daryl McNeilly, Ethel Murie, Anona Pride, Jack Rouleau, Edna Schmidt, Charles Walton, Tom Zotalis, Plasterers Local #224 Apprenticeship Program, San Jose Historical Museum Association, San Jose State
Gift of San Jose Historical Museum Association Endowment Fund.
Erected by San Jose Historical Museum Association.
Location. 37° 19.239′ N, 121° 51.544′ W. Marker is in San Jose, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker can be reached from Senter Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1650 Senter Road, San Jose CA 95112, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coyote Post Office (a few steps from this marker); The Zanker House (within shouting distance of this marker); Empire Firehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Umbarger House (within shouting distance of this marker); Gordon House (within shouting distance of this marker); Stevens Ranch Fruit Barn (within shouting distance of this marker); Ng Shing Gung (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); O’Brien’s (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Jose.
More about this marker. This marker is located in History Park, a part of San Jose’s Kelly Park.
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 516 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 3, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.