civic center neighborhood

c.1957

The interior of the Oakland Auditorium Arena, with the wooden floor striped for a baskedtball game. The camera is slightly elevated, and aimed down the length of the court. Collapsible seating...

c.1957

An image of the interior of the Oakland Auditorium Theater, taken from the stage, looking out past the footlights toward the main floor, mezzanine, and balcony. The theater is completely empty....

c.1957

An image of the interior of the Oakland Auditorium Theater, taken from the stage, looking out past the footlights toward the main floor, mezzanine, and balcony. The theater is completely empty....

c.1957

An exterior view of the Oakland Auditorium, with the photo being taken from the street, looking across a parking lot on the Northwest (Lake) side of the Auditorium. Two solitary cars are parked on...

c.1957

An exterior view of the Oakland Auditorium, with the photo being taken from the street, looking across a parking lot on the Northwest (Lake) side of the Auditorium. Two solitary cars are parked on...

1969

A view of the Oakland Museum garden, taken from ground level, looking across the lawn to the level of the California Ecology gallery. A narrative description of the scene is affixed to the photo...

c.1975

The exterior of the Oakland Museum, taken from a slight elevation, looking to the west toward the downtown are of Oakland. One of the recognizable buildings is that of the tower of the Oakland...

c.1975

A costumed Asian-American woman is playing a drum from a raised rectangular stage in the garden of the Oakland Museum.. The event is an Asian-American Festival. Spectators are seated and standing...

c. 1925

Oakland Auditorium from across Lake Merritt.

Miniature photograph album of Oakland c. 1925

Betsy Willcuts, June 2002

Bibliography: THE HEART OF OAKLAND, A Walking Guide to...

Written on the back: Mr. Coffee

Written on the back: Lake Merritt Ducks Probably Eric Swenson photo

10-Sep-24

Photographic Negative. Description: Oakland, Cal. Street Scene. Northeast corner of 12 & Alice Streets. Condition: Good. History: Photographer: Seth Talcott who managed the photo...

10-Sep-24

Photographic Negative. Description: Oakland, Cal. Street Scene. Northeast corner of 12 & Alice Streets. Condition: Good. History: Photographer: Seth Talcott who managed the photo...

1970-1985

A display case in the Natural Science Gallery showing woodpeckers and birds of prey in their oak tree environment. The typewritten description on a protective tissue covering reads: "There are...

1970-1985

A scale model of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park. The photo is taken from the West, focusing on the north side of Half Dome [JM 6/13/2000] A typewritten description on a protective tissue...

1970-1985

Two display cases showing the vegetation [Sierra Nevada foothills and Coast Ranges? JM 6/13/2000] A typewritten description on a protective tissue covering reads: "The shrubby canopy and rocky...

1970-1985

A display case in the Natural Science gallery showing two river otters, one with a frog in its mouth. A typewritten description on a protective tissue covering reads: "The sleek, swift, and...

1970-1985

A display case in the Natural Science Gallery showing a mule deer and quaking aspen. A typewritten description on a protective tissue paper covering of the photo reads: " A Sierra Mule Deer...

1970-1985

A display case in the Natural Science Gallery showing two foxes hunting for prey on snow-covered ground. A typewritten note on a protective tissue covering reads: "These two inhabitants of the...

1970-1985

A display case in the Natural Science Gallery in which a coyote is defending his kill [which appears to be a marmot JM 6/13/2000] from a wolverine on rocky ground. A typed description on a...

1970-1985

A display case and backdrop in the Natural Science Gallery showing ducks in a marsh and in flight. A typewritten explanation appears on a tissue protective covering over the photo as follows: "...

1970-1985

A shore scene in a display case in the Natural Science gallery of the Oakland Museum. The following description is typed on a tissue paper protecting the photo: "These shorebirds, the sanderlings...

1924

negative: interior view of a auto show exhibiting various dealerships and various makes of 1924 automobiles.

11-Jul-30

3District attorney's office at the corner of 13th and Harrison, Oakland. Exterior shot of the street. Stop sign on the corner. Across the street, is a two-story building with an awning that...

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