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

The Tribune photo, dated December 1, 1990, has the following hand writtten caption on the back: "Carolling on the Merritt Queen." This is a view of the excursion boat underway moving across Lake Merritt in a southerly direction. The view is of the stern of the boat, whose paddlewheel is churning the water. In the distance, to the right of the boat, the Oakland Auditorium and a tall apartment building can be seen in silhouettte.

Used: Oakland Tribune

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