Santa Clara in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Bond brothers befriended Jack London, who later based the Call of the Wild on Louis Bondís dog Jack (Buck) and used New Park, Judge Bondís home in Santa Clara, as the setting for the beginning of the novel. In the 1970s the residence was move to its present site.
Erected by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
Location. 37° 21.428′ N, 121° 57.3′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is on Don Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at Rotary Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1507 Don Avenue, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Headen-Inman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Austen D. Warburton (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Clare (approx. 0.3 miles 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. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Clara.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 399 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 24, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.