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#TBT to 1905, when your phone book was delivered by horse. (Photograph from the Palo Alto Times Photograph Collection) #historysanjose #oldschool #sanjose ... See MoreSee Less

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Come explore one of San Jose's oldest and most historic houses - the Peralta Adobe - tonight, Feb 3, from 5:00 - 8:00p at the Peralta Adobe Fallon House Historic site, across from the San Pedro Square Market bit.ly/1JYKeQd #historysanjose #sanjose #iknowtheway #wearesanjose ... See MoreSee Less

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Ever wanted to see the inside of the Peralta Adobe? Come on down to San Pedro Square Market today or tomorrow (February 2 and 3) from 5pm to 8pm and have a peek inside! ... See MoreSee Less

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