List of Designated Landmarks and Heritage Properties (1974-1981)

The list of Designated Landmarks and Heritage Properties shown below includes the most prominent historic properties in the city. They may be designated for historical, cultural, educational, architectural, aesthetic, or environmental value. They are nominated by their owners, the City, or the public and are designated after public hearings by the Landmarks Board, Planning Commission, and City Council. Since the program began in 1973 about 150 individual landmarks and preservation districts have been designated, out of nearly 100,000 buildings in Oakland. These buildings, sites, and features range from City Hall to the home of blues legend Brownie McGhee, from the Old Survivor Redwood Tree to the Grand Lake Theater and Roof Sign.

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Designated Landmarks

* = Also Listed on National Register of Historic Places

1. Western Pacific Depot

Oakland Designated Landmark 1: Western Pacific Depot (Image A) Image
Property Details:

Address: 3rd & Washington Streets, Oakland
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9032, July 9, 1974
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-176

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2. Camron-Stanford House*

Property Details:

Address: 1426 Lakeside Drive, Oakland
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120, January 7, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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3. Heinold's First & Last Chance Saloon
Property Details:

Address: 90 Jack London Square, Oakland
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120, January 7, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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4. Tower to General John C. Fremont
Property Details:

Address: Joaquin Miller Park
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120 January 7, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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5. Joaquin Miller Abbey*
Property Details:

Address: Joaquin Miller Park
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120, January 7, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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6. J. Mora Moss Cottage
Property Details:

Address: Mosswood Park
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120, January 7, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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7. Governor George C. Pardee House*
Property Details:

Address: 672 11th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120, January 7, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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8. Alfred H. Cohen House*
Property Details:

Address: 1440 29th Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120, January 7, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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9. Paramount Theater and Interior*
Property Details:

Address: 2025 Broadway
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9120, January 7, 1975 & Ord. 11559 March 9, 1993
Zoning Case No.: LM 74-335

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10. Antonio Maria Peralta House*Property Details:

Address: 2465 34th Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9195 August 5, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 75-221

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11. Adobe Headquarters Site, Rancho San AntonioProperty Details:

Address: 2465-2501-2511 34th Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9195, August 5, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 75-221

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12. Treadwell Hall, Calif. College of Arts and Crafts*Property Details:

Address: 5212 Broadway
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9195, August 5, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 75-221

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13. First Unitarian Church*Property Details:

Address: 685 14th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9195, August 5, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 75-221

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14. Frederick B. Ginn HouseProperty Details:

Address: 660 13th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9195, August 5, 1975
Zoning Case No.: LM 75-221

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15. Tribune TowerProperty Details:

Address: 409-415 13th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9306 May 4, 1976
Zoning Case No.: LM 76-10

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16. Herbert Hoover HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1079 12th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9375 October 5, 1976
Zoning Case No.: LM 76-393

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17. Jack London HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1914 Foothill Blvd.
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9434 March 8, 1977
Zoning Case No.: LM 76-524

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18. Young Women's Christian Assoc. (YWCA)*Property Details:

Address: 1515 Webster Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9475 May 24, 1977
Zoning Case No.: LM 77-151

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19. Lakeshore Highlands PortalsProperty Details:

Address: Trestle Glen Road & Longridge Road
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9538 Nov. 15, 1977
Zoning Case No.: LM 77-374

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20. Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption*Property Details:

Address: 950 Castro Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9546 November 29, 1977
Zoning Case No.: LM 77-522

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21. Quinn HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1004-06 16th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9590 March 21, 1978
Zoning Case No.: LM 77-573

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22. Arbor Villa Palm TreesProperty Details:

Address: West side of 9th Avenue from E. 24th to E. 28th Streets, along Bayview Avenue and Park Blvd. to 9th Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9590 March 21, 1978
Zoning Case No.: LM 77-573

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23. Fox Oakland Theater and Building*Property Details:

Address: 1807-1829 Telegraph Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9592 March 28, 1978
Zoning Case No.: LM 78-36

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24. California Cotton Mills (1917 Bldg.)*Property Details:

Address: 1091 Calcot Place
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9729 February 20, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 78-653

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25. Maclise Drug Store Bldg.

Property Details:

Address: 1633 San Pablo Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9730 February 20, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 78-652

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26. Locke House*Property Details:

Address: 3911 Harrison Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9745 April 3, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-39

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27. Oakland Municipal Auditorium/Henry J. Kaiser CenterProperty Details:

Address: 10 Tenth Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9746 April 3, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-40

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28. Oakland City Hall*Property Details:

Address: 1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9783 June 19, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-131

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29. St. Augustine's/Old Trinity Church*Property Details:

Address: 29th Street & Telegraph Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9847 December 4, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-401

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30. Earl Warren HouseProperty Details:

Address: 88 Vernon Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9848 December 4, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-281

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31. Hotel Oakland*Property Details:

Address: 13th St., Harrison St., 14th & Alice Streets
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9854 Dec. 18, 1979
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-484

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32. Caldecott TunnelProperty Details:

Address: State Highway 24 at Contra Costa line
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9865 January 22, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-494

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33. North FieldProperty Details:

Address: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9872 February 5, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-310

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34. Montclair Fire HouseProperty Details:

Address: 6226 Moraga Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9897 March 18, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-4

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35. Brooklyn Fire HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1235 International Boulevard
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9911 April 8, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-40

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36. Point Oakland Fire House(Demolished)Property Details:

Address: 1681 8th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9926 May 27, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-95

37. Dunsmuir House and Carriage House
The Dunsmuir-Hellman Historic Estate*
Property Details:

Address: 2960 Peralta Oaks Court
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9927 May 27, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-542

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38. Leona ParkProperty Details:

Address: Old Survivor Redwood Tree
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9940 June 24, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-134

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39. Lake Merritt*Property Details:

Address: Lakeside Park & Wildlife Refuge
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9945 July 8, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 79-514

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40. Leimert BridgeProperty Details:

Address: Leimert Blvd. between Park Blvd. & Clemens Road
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9978 Sept. 30, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-276

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41. Glenview Branch LibraryProperty Details:

Address: 4231 Park Boulevard
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9979 Sept. 30, 1980 & Ord. 11964 February 25, 1997
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-275

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42. Asa White House*Property Details:

Address: 604 East 17th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9995 November 4, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-408

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43A. Carnegie Libraries: Golden Gate BranchProperty Details:

Address: 5606 San Pablo Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9996 November 4, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-326

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43B. Carnegie Libraries: Melrose BranchProperty Details:

Address: 4805 Foothill Blvd
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9996 November 4, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-326

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43C. Carnegie Libraries: Temescal BranchProperty Details:

Address: 5205 Telegraph Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9996 November 4, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-326

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43D. Carnegie Libraries: 23rd Avenue Branch Property Details:

Address: 1441 Miller Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9996 November 4, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-326

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44. King's Daughters HomeProperty Details:

Address: 3900 Broadway
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9997 November 4, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-147

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45. Morcom Amphitheater of RosesProperty Details:

Address: Oakland-Piedmont line between Oakland Avenue and Jean Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 9978 Sept. 30, 1980
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-276

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46. Second Church of Christ Scientist
Parks Chapel A.M.E. Church
Property Details:

Address: 476 34th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10034 February 24, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 80-511

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47. James White HouseProperty Details:

Address: Preservation Park
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10047 April 14, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-12

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48. Charles S. Greene Library/African American Museum and Library of Oakland*Property Details:

Address: 659 14th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10047 April 14, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-12

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49. Southern Pacific MoleProperty Details:

Address: Westerly terminus of 7th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10049 April 14, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-42

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50. John C. McMullen HouseProperty Details:

Address: 2748 Grande Vista Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10062 May 5, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-44

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51. George McCrea House and Indian Campground*Property Details:

Address: Holy Names College Campus 3500 Mountain Blvd.
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10063 May 5, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-43

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52. Grand Lake Theater and Roof SignProperty Details:

Address: 3200 Grand Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10098 July 14, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-101

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53. Dr. William Bamford HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1235-9 East 15th Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10152 Nov. 17, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-231

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54. James Presho HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1806 10th Avenue
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10153 Nov. 17, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-234A

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55. Seymour C. Davisson HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1527 Union Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10154 Nov. 17, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-232A

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56. DeFremery HouseProperty Details:

Address: 1651 Adeline Street
Ordinance Date: Ord. 10155 Nov. 17, 1981
Zoning Case No.: LM 81-230

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