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The start of Silicon Valley's tech boom was 1888's Lick Observatory | Bartell's Backroads

'The pinnacle of technology in 1888' is still alive at the Lick Observatory in Silicon Valley. It cost the equivalent of $1.2 billion in 2021 dollars to build and is home to many astronomical and scientific firsts. Watch every Bartell's Backroads adventure: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLKNx7Usqhw7GU_XXbhLLCpuwWgtMPYV3f Follow John on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JohnBartellNews Track John's journeys and try the interactive map: https://www.abc10.com/backroads Follow ABC10 on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ABC10tv/ App download Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gannett.local.library.news.kxtv&hl=en_US App download iPhone: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/abc10-news-weather-traffic/id469397853

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