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New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

Original post made on Oct 13, 2012

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was once the center of town, but is now completely erased from the landscape.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, October 12, 2012, 12:00 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by Maggie, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Oct 13, 2012 at 12:47 pm

What wonderful way to preserve the history of our beautiful city. It's incredible to see what was there even 30 or 20 years ago. I cannot wait to read the book in its entirety!


Posted by GC, a resident of Sylvan Park
on Oct 28, 2012 at 10:15 pm

Did he mention the birth place of Silicon Valley? It's in Mtn View.


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