Milpitas, California: West Coast Minute Man

Milpitas citizens revolted when the imperial city of San Jose tried to annex them in the 1950s. Concord-style Revolutionary War Minute Man on the city seal became a 16-ft. tall sculpture dedicated in 2015.

Milpitas City Hall

Address:
455 East Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA
Directions:
NE corner of Milpitas and Calaveras Blvd. In front of city hall.
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Minute Man of Milpitas.

West Coast Minute Man

The sculpture symbolizes Milpitas' fight against annexation by neighboring San Jose in the 1950s.

[C A, 03/29/2016]

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