Palo Alto in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
First Commercially Practicable Integrated Circuit
Erected 1991 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with Intel Corporation. (Marker Number 1000.)
Location. 37° 25.307′ N, 122° 6.198′ W. Marker is in Palo Alto, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker can be reached from East Charlston Road east of San Antonio Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 844 East Charlston Road, Palo Alto CA 94303, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Semiconductor Planar Process and Integrated Circuit, 1959 (here, next to this marker); El Palo Nuevo (approx. 0.6 miles away); J. Pearce Mitchell Park (approx. ¾ Rengstorff House (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Spirit of the Times (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mariano Castro Adobe (approx. 1.3 miles away); Shakey: The World's First Mobile Intelligent Robot, 1972 (approx. 1½ miles away); Computer History Museum (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palo Alto.
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