#0461 Site of California's First State Capitol


#0461 Site of California's First State Capitol

Site information:

City Park Plaza, 100 block, S Market St, San Jose

Nothing remains of this site, as far as I know.


Plaque information:

Private plaque

Plaque text:

Directly opposite this tablet was located the first State Capitol Building, in which California's first Legislature assembled in December 1849. San Jose was the seat of government from 1849 to 1851.

Tablet placed by Historic Landmarks Committee, Native Sons of the Golden West. 1923

Registered 8/30/1950