The Card Mart neon sign is an early example of the work of Electrical Products Corp., once the largest manufacturer [Read More]
This site documents the disappearing vintage signage of San Jose, California, captured through Urban Sketches. Know of a sign I haven’t sketched yet? Or a story connected to a sign? I’d love to hear from you. Use the contact page and get in touch.
Hotel Sainte Claire
San Jose's "Million Dollar Hotel", the Sainte Claire.
Public Auto Wholesale
Public Auto Wholesale, home of another great arrow sign in san Jose.
Club Almaden at Casa Grande
There’s a modest sign that’s easy to miss, tacked on a giant redwood tree at the entrance of Casa [Read More]
O.C. McDonald Plumbing
Oh See! O.C. McDonald's !!
Race Street Fish & Poultry
Race Street Seafood Kitchen was a San Jose institution dating back to 1947. It closed on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. [Read More]