H84.351.1

1920's
18.5 in HIGH x 18 in WIDE
(46.99 cm HIGH x 45.72 cm WIDE)
Museum Purchase
H84.351.1

"California Vacations" connecting walkway, Oakland International Airport Aprill-July 2000

Sign. Description: Baked enamel over steel: diamond shaped, yellow background, octagular red shape in center with white letters: Stop Boulevard, blue letters on yellow: Calif. State Auto Ass'n. Square cut outs at top and bottom where sign was bolted to pole. Dimensions: 18 1/2" x 18" History: California State Automobile Assn regularly posted various types of road signs to help the traveler on route. Practice stopped when function taken over by State Dept. of Highways. Remarks: rusted at top and bottom near bolt holes, edges scraped.
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