automobile

10/12/1982|9/28/1986

From snippet of newspaper on back, "The restored, art deco Paramount Theatre (Theatre has been written above the printed text in pink ink.) proved too costly for the symphony." Various...

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1/22/77

Handwritten on back, "View looking West up Shepherd Canyon Rd." Image depicts a with a number of trees on either side, several cars going down one lane. From the Oakland Tribune...

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3/14/89

Image depicts the St. Mary's College campus- several students playing soccer on a field, a bell tower in the distance and a hill behind it with trees scattered across it. From the Oakland...

11/7/92

Handwritten on back, "View from inside car (antique) as you arrive @ backstage door of Paramount. Actress' make you feel like Hollywood Stars upon arrival for movie debut Sharron Hurt - Front A.A...

9/27/91

Handwritten on back, "Karen Itillard of Oakland checks-out [sic] Antique La Salle @ Oakland's Preservation Park festival." Image depicts Itillard almost touching the antique car.

Handwritten on back, "Oak. Tech. School Supervisor Wallace Davis (left) meets with Patrolman Kaizer Albino (right) on the steps of Oak. Tech. to discuss a problem."

7/25/63

From the caption that ran with the image: "Mammoth United Grocers warehouses hold millions of pounds of food for Northern Caliofrnians [sic]." Image depicts a shipping yard with a...

11/6/86

Image depicts a toy trolley, a toy car with Charlie McCarthy driving, and a toy car with Amos 'n' Andy in the front and back seat, respectively.

5/28/81

From the caption that ran with the image: "Graduates In Procession -- Some 400 students received their bachelor's degrees Saturday from St. Mary's College in Moraga. James F....

5/23/81

Image depicts a line of students walking to (or from) a graduation ceremony at St. Mary's College. From the Oakland Tribune Collection

7/4/88

Handwritten on back, "Huey Roundtree cooks his 4th of July Barbecue on the shores of Lake Marritt. wife, Cassie in background." Image depicts the Roundtrees barbecuing and relaxing.

1928|1928

Booklet with stylized illustration of "California" scene on the cover, showing the sweep of a bay, missionesque architecture, umbrellas at a beach, people riding horseback, people sailing and...

ca. 1921

Postcard. Description: 409 - An Everyday Scene in Venice, California. coloured photograph of pier parking lot, full of black cars and beach with buildings behind. 1921 written on reverse.

Los Angeles, Street and Vicinity Maps
1961

Folded map distributed by Chevron Gasolines and RPM Supreme Motor Oil "Los Angeles, Street and Vicinity Maps"; Cover has a full color image of Griffith Observatory; map includes Los...

1922

The donor is Erwin Strohmaier, a long time history docent and history guild member. The collection includes artifacts and photographs relating to the Gernhardt-Strohmaier Co., a stove business...

1920

Invoice/Statement. Description: Off-white paper with black printing "A. W. Rawling Co. Distributors, Marmon-Velie Motor Cars "Oakland, sold to Frank Slater, dated 6/26/20, stamped "Paid" at...

1919

Invoice/Statement. Description: Beige paper with brown-black printing "Latham, Davis & Company, Inc. High Grade Motor Cars", Oakland, sale to J. M. Stow, dated 11/21/19. Dimensions: 21 x 17...

1953

Poster. Description: Broadside poster: "World's Newest V-8" (Buick) full color litho, text and graphic of car and passengers. History: From Herrera Buick, Oakland, demolished in 1973....

car make, Murt-Hiett (?)

(G.Weininger, 9/2002): Early city directories show Cochran & Celli as located at both 417-423 - 6th St. and 414-436 - 5th St.

1929

Magazine page from 1929, with a full page advertisement of the Santa Fe railroad. It has a photograph of three caucasian children looking out a rail car window. The big print reads: "Gee! We are...

c.1910-1920

Unused postcard of the Bernheimer Home. The house is designed to somewhat resemble a Japanese pavilion. Perched on a hill, it faces outward overlooking Hollywood. Forests surround the house on...

1950s

Unused black and white postcard of Nace's Hot Springs. The hot springs are housed in a long two-story mission style building. Next to it is a smaller, single story building with a sign that says...

September 30, 1032

This lease for a Packard Club Sedan was made between Harry Todd and Earle C. Anthony, Inc. for the balance of $874.41. The lease was signed by both parties, but was cancelled, as there are...

c. 1940s

This unused postcard is printed on white card stock. The image on the front is a black and white photograph of "Lighthouse Avenue, Main Business Street, Pacific Grove, California" showing the...

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