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Willow Glen

San Jose, California
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Owner description: Willow Glen began as a marshy area. It was drained in the early 1900's and planted with orchards. Soon enough it began to... more » Owner description: Willow Glen began as a marshy area. It was drained in the early 1900's and planted with orchards. Soon enough it began to urbanize, with Lincoln Avenue developing as its downtown shopping area. In 1927 the area was incorporated as the "Town of Willow Glen." By the 1930's community growth made it necessary to join the City of San Jose. Today, downtown is a bustling shopping district filled with shoppers walking the charming tree-lined sidewalks. « less
Owner description: Willow Glen began as a marshy area. It was drained in the early 1900's and planted with orchards. Soon enough it began to... more » Owner description: Willow Glen began as a marshy area. It was drained in the early 1900's and planted with orchards. Soon enough it began to urbanize, with Lincoln Avenue developing as its downtown shopping area. In 1927 the area was incorporated as the "Town of Willow Glen." By the 1930's community growth made it necessary to join the City of San Jose. Today, downtown is a bustling shopping district filled with shoppers walking the charming tree-lined sidewalks. « less
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