Tag Archives: San Jose CA

IONTW – December 10, 2017

An Advent practice. Also celebrating the season – The Grand Transformation at Castle in the Air is complete! This year’s theme is the flying circus. and speaking of SHINY! one hopes they mix something other than concrete with it! New … Continue reading

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San Jose History Park Print Shop

San Jose History Park has a Print Shop! A recreation of the turn of the century job shop, it’s run by the volunteers of the San Jose Printers’ Guild. more pictures

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San Jose History Park

How did I not know there’s a History Park? OK, so it is in San Jose, (which I do know the way to) but still! Super neato. I don’t know that any of the buildings are at original locations, but … Continue reading

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San Jose’s Electric Light Tower

115-foot replica of a 237-foot 24,000 candlepower tower that straddled the intersection of Santa Clara and Market Streets from fall of 1881 (construction began in August, lit on December 13) to December of 1915. The idea originated with an editorial … Continue reading

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