8 in HIGH x 10 in WIDE
(20.32 cm HIGH x 25.40 cm WIDE)
The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California. Gift of ANG Newspapers

Theinscription on the back of the photo reads "Looking down Broadway frrom 8th St. 1869" Broadway in this scene is a dirt road with wagon tire marks on its surface. At left there is a tiered three-storey buidling, on whose roof is a sign reading "Phoenix .... Insurance" At right side of the street there are two-storey commerical buidlings. The sidewalkson both side of the street are covered by pillar-supported roofs. Thereare wagons at the left side of thestreetand a buggy at the right. The road slopes down to the estuary.

Used: Oakland Tribune

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