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History of Oakland, California - Wikipedia


The history of Oakland, a city in the county of Alameda, California, can be traced back to the founding of a settlement by Horace Carpentier, Edson Adams, and ...

the changing face of oakland - the planning history of oakland, ca


World War II shaped the history and growth of 20th Century Oakland as much as it came to define a chapter in American history as a whole. As for much of the ...

Old Oakland | History


The history of Old Oakland begins in the late 1860's, when the Transcontinental Railway opened its western terminus in Oakland, on Third Street near Broadway  ...

History - Oakland - LocalWiki


This page is under construction! Oakland Wiki has pages on various histories that span many spaces, times, communities, and intersections therein and ...

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May 10, 2012 ... Real estate promotional film on Oakland, California and her sister cities made by Wickham Havens, a local developer. Includes clips of Lake ...

Oakland History Room | Oakland Public Library


The Oakland History Room is an important center for the study of the history and current development of the East Bay. Its collection contains a wide variety of ...

Welcome to Oakland History Dot Com


Dec 9, 2007 ... The definitive source for historic images of Oakland, California from the Sturm Collection.

Selections from the collections of the Oakland History Room and the ...


The collections of the Oakland History Room include images, manuscript materials, photomechanical prints, news clippings, ephemeral items, programs, sheet ...

Four Plans That Shaped Downtown Oakland's First 100 Years | SPUR


Feb 3, 2015 ... To understand Oakland — and particularly the history of its downtown — requires an understanding of what is happening in the broader region.

history | History & Images | City of Oakland | California


history and images. ... The Oakland Fire Department started as a series of all white volunteer brigades in the 1800's in the east bay townships and cities of the  ...

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History of Oakland, California - United States History


The role of History of Oakland, California in the history of the United States of America.

Oakland history


Oakland, California historic preservation organization working to preserve buildings, architecture, cultural heritage, stories, natural resources, landmarks, historic ...

Oakland, California City History and Historical Figures - ByCityLight ...


City history and historic figures from Oakland, California.