Overlooking Santa Clara Valley, c.1890
Overlooking Santa Clara Valley, c.1890 Santa Clara Valley's soil and climate were perfect for growing a variety of fruits including prunes, peaches, apricots, pears, apples, grapes and olives. Hand-tinted by Bennett Hall © 2013 _________________________________ Prior to World War II the economy of Santa Clara County was tied to agriculture. By 1939 San Jose, with a population of 57, 651, was the largest canning and dried-fruit packing center in the world, with 18 canneries, 13 dried-fruit…
The Portuguese in San Jose, California (Images of America Series)|Paperback
For hundreds of years, Portuguese explorers have swept across the globe, many of them landing in California in the 1840s as whalers, ship jumpers, and Gold
Instagram post by Santa Clara University • Feb 21, 2013 at 9:52pm UTC
110 Likes, 2 Comments - Santa Clara University (@santaclarauniversity) on Instagram: “@Hawa1ian 's camera catches SCU's finest sunsets. #instaclara #scu #golden #sunset #palmtrees…”
Train Stations - the older the better
Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone.
America's best new roller coasters - Cheapflights
Adrenaline junkies, this one's for you! Check out these five latest and greatest additions to the U.S. roller coaster scene.