Train Depot Mural- San Jose, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 37° 20.532 W 121° 53.894
10S E 597591 N 4133404
Quick Description: This mural in San Jose, California is titled "San Jose Train Depot".
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/12/2010 8:20:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM8K6Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 4

Long Description:
The railroad line between San Francisco and San Jose was completed in 1864. This event was followed a few years later with the completion of the Central Pacific Railroad line from San Jose to Niles, connecting San Jose with the transcontinental railroad, in 1869. San Jose thus became part of the national and world economic network that opened new markets for agriculture and manufactured production of the valley. Development of the railroad led to increased population and agricultural developments.

This mural is across the street from Ryland Park. The artist, Andrew Sabori depicts a San Jose train depot from 1864 in this mural.

City: San Jose

Location Name: Freeway retaining wall

Artist: Andrew Sabori

Media: paint on concrete

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Date: Not listed

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