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Taken in '58 or '59, this overhead shot of the future park shows
few noticeable landmarks. Monterey Highway runs parallel in front of the
 park with no sign of the future highway 101 in the distance.

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The abandoned Hayes mansion sits in back of the FV property. Notice the lush vegetation that fills the park. Rumor has it, Sunnyvale was the first choice in land selection for the park, but it was turned down by the City Council.