Map of Blocks Nos. 549 and 550 and part of Block 561, City of Oakland, Property of Col. John Scott...
Gift of Mr. William G. Boardman

The area shown on this broadside advertisement map is on the parallel streets of Kirkham, Poplar, and Union. The southern boundary street is 8th St. and the northern boundary is either 10th St. or 11th St. "This fine property is situated midway between Center and Adeline street stations (within thirty minutes of San Francisco,) on the principal thoroughfare running through Oakland from east to west; water and gas pipes laid,, and Eighth st. macadamized..." Col. John Scott is listed as the property owner; Olney & Co. are also shown to be agents for the sale of the lots in this subdivision which includes 112 lots.

Used: William F. Boardman

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