Marked face of the San Jose brick
Donated by Jim Salata

Brand Name: SAN JOSE

Company: San Jose Brick Company (1887), San Jose Brick and Tile Company (1936)

Brickyard Location: 1916 Fruitdale Rd., San Jose, Santa Clara County, CA.

Operating Years: 1887-1927, 1936-1968

Years Brick Made: probably between 1887-1927

Type: Pressed brick, common brick

Description: Company's name is raised within a deep rectangular frog.

Comments: This brick was probably made by the San Jose Brick Company 1887-1935. For more information, see under "Brickmakers" the San Jose Brick Company.

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