Views of Oakland, California
Gift of Mrs. Osalin W. Nankervis

"Changing Victorian Row" Storefront Museum, May 4 - June 24, 1983

Booklet. Description: `Views of Oakland California'. Oakland: Pacific Press Publishing Company, 1893. Which includes: "A Bird's-Eye View of the City, Views of Prominent Business Blocks, Hotels, City and County Buildings, Public Schools, Colleges, Churches, and Residences." Hardbound, 6 x 10", estimated value $20.00. History: the property described in booklet (item #2) @ 2717 Central Avenue, Alameda, Ca. Purchased in 1910 by Mr. and Mrs. William Nankervis, Sr. and retained by the Nankervis Family until 1963 when the building was demolished. (cmt 5/95) Following the illustrations there are several pages of data in regard to Oakland including a list of "Leading Business Houses of Oakland."
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