Annalee Allen had a newspaper column called Landmarks in the Oakland Tribune from at least 1997, covering Oakland history and preservation.

Below are links to and subject references from 1997 to 2008. Annalee Allen's archives of her articles in the Tribune from March 27, 2005 through her final article published in the East Bay Times on May 20, 2016 are also online at the East Bay Times website.


Fri, Mar 25, 2016 New life for quirky Gingerbread House building

Sun, Mar 30, 2014Oakland Tech memories sought

Sun, Dec 8, 2013Whole Foods site has long history

Thu, Apr 11, 2013 Oakland’s list of landmark properties to grow

Sun, Dec 18, 2011 OHA highlights year's achievements

Sun, Jul 12, 2009 Fire Arts Festival is hot ticket


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Apr 13, 2008 New book a delightful romp through Oakland EBT Randolph in Oakland by Erika Mailman; Paul Robeson
Mon, Apr 8, 2008 Honorees are making democracy work EBT English Center for International Women; League of Women Voters
Sun, Mar 30, 2008 The case for preserving historic sites EBT  
Sun, Mar 23, 2008 Nominate a Preservation Partner EBT Partners In Preservation Awards Jeremiah Hanifin Sister Ethel Mary Tinnemann
Sun, Mar 16, 2008 Dunsmuir House in Oakland opening for new season EBT Dunsmuir Hellman House
Sun, Mar 9, 2008 Mountain View Cemetery offers a walk back in time EBT Mountain View Cemetery; Dennis Evanosky
Sun, Mar 2, 2008 Rancho experience comes to life at Peralta Hacienda EBT Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
Sun, Feb 24, 2008 Genealogical Society marks 110 years of researching family   California Genealogical Society
Sun, Feb 17, 2008 N/A    
Sun, Feb 10, 2008 Historic Laney College sign an illuminating presence EBT Laney College; Joseph Laney
Sun, Feb 3, 2008 Docents needed EBT Camron-Stanford House
Sun, Jan 27, 2008 Art exhibits feature prominently during Black History Month   Black History Month
Sun, Jan 20, 2008 City's landmark matters   Mills Act; Plymouth Church Towne House
Sun, Jan 13, 2008 Authors to tell sleeping-car porters' story   Pullman porters
Sun, Jan 6, 2008 New history walk pavers to honor Jack London on his birth anniversary   Jack LondonJack London Square; Haslett Warehouse Building


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 30, 2007 Oakland Heritage Alliance finishes quite an eventful year   Oakland Heritage Alliance (various projects)
Sun, Dec 23, 2007 Oakland offers tax deal to preserve older homes EBT Mills Act
Sun, Dec 16, 2007 Oakland, Berkeley history experts cross literary paths   Dennis Evanosky; Richard Schwartz (Berkeley)
Sun, Dec 9, 2007 Artist paints from Italy to Oakland (p2)   Anthony Holdsworth
Sun, Dec 2, 2007 Scholar has state view on New Deal (p2)   New Deal; Gray Brechin
Sun, Nov 25, 2007 Historic Oakland landmark will host holiday reception   Camron-Stanford House
Sun, Nov 18, 2007 Cohen Bray House being spruced up for holidays EBT Dunsmuir Hellman House; Camron-Stanford House; Pardee Home Museum; Cohen-Bray House
Sun, Nov 11, 2007 N/A    
Sun, Nov 4, 2007 Julia Morgan architecture's leading lady   Julia Morgan
Sun, Oct 28, 2007 N/A    
Sun, Oct 21, 2007 Storied school marks its 80th anniversary (p2) EBT Chabot Elementary School
Sun, Oct 14, 2007 Elegant Queen Ann Victorian highlights fall home tour   Whitaker House
Sun, Oct 7, 2007 Tours highlight delightful neighborhoods in Oakland EBT Rockridge Kitchen Tour; Shades of Green Home Tour; Crocker Highlands
Sun, Sep 30, 2007 Pedestrians planning to take over College Avenue for a day EBT College Crawl
Sun, Sep 23, 2007 Oakland played key role for BART over the years EBT BART
Sun, Sep 16, 2007 N/A    
Sun, Sep 9, 2007 Temple Beth Abraham marks centennial and changes EBT Temple Beth Abraham
Sun, Sep 2, 2007 Julia Morgan's life, work subjects of celebration EBT Julia Morgan; Chapel of the Chimes; Berkeley City Club
Sun, Aug 26, 2007 Pantages Theater Building gets another shot at life EBT Pantages Theatre
Sun, Aug 19, 2007 Angel Island finds itself back in Bay Area's spotlight EBT Angel Island; William Wong; Asian Resource Center
Sun, Aug 12, 2007 Wanted: African-American stories for Smithsonian exhibit (p2) EBT StoryCorps Griot; Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
Sun, Aug 5, 2007 Oakland home to Bay Area's bustling-est Chinatown EBT Chinatown; Ernie Chann
Sun, Jul 29, 2007 'Black Artists of Oakland' a chronicle without end   'Black Artists of Oakland'; Slim Jenkins Club; Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts; Ruth Beckford
Sun, Jul 22, 2007 Picnic to feature story of Piedmont   Piedmont
Sun, Jul 15, 2007 N/A    
Sun, Jul 8, 2007 Bates House to hold public centennial   Charles and Lucretia Bates House; Charles W. Dickey
Sun, Jul 1, 2007 Oakland parks happening places throughout July   Oakland parks; Hugh Dimond; "Borax" Smith
Sun, Jun 24, 2007 A stroll through Oakland's history   walking tours; Humanist Hall
Mon, Jun 18, 2007 Fire in Preservation Park confined to Higgins House EBT Elisha Higgins House; Preservation Park
Mon, Jun 11, 2007 Rockridge fixture of faith leaves pulpit after 34 years   Pastor Bill Beaty; College Avenue Presbyterian Church
Sun, Jun 3, 2007 Scottish Rite Center is rich in architectural details EBT Scottish Rite Center
Sun, May 27, 2007 New Oakland building plans trouble preservationists EBT Oakland Garage Building; Malonga Casquelord Center for the Arts; Hotel Oakland
Sun, May 20, 2007 Clinton Park played key role in urban renewal EBT Clinton; Palm Terrace or E.K. Wood House [?]
Sun, May 13, 2007 Oakland preservation projects receive local heritage awards EBT The Altenheim
Sun, May 6, 2007 Preservation events coming up in East Bay    
Sun, Apr 29, 2007 N/A    
Sun, Apr 22, 2007 Historical building to house society EBT California Genealogical Society and Library; Breuner Building
Sun, Apr 15, 2007 N/A    
Sun, Apr 8, 2007 Matilda Brown Home: Sewing circle to elder care   Matilda Brown Home; Frederick Delger
Sun, Apr 1, 2007 Ninth Avenue Terminal: Wine's haven? EBT 9th Avenue Terminal
Sun, Mar 25, 2007 Change of name unites two of Berkeley's finest EBT Berkeley city hall
Sun, Mar 18, 2007 One mansion's storied past EBT Pardee Home Museum; Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board
Sun, Mar 11, 2007 Local landmark preservation projects aired at lecture EBT Fox Theatre; California Cotton Mill; Municipal Boathouse; Cleveland Cascade
Sun, Mar 4, 2007 Mountain View Cemetery tour keeps women in mind EBT Mountain View Cemetery; Ina Coolbrith
Sun, Feb 25, 2007 Renovated pergola Lake Merritt's 'tiara' EBT Oakland Pergola and Colonnade
Sun, Feb 18, 2007 Artist recalls blacks' experience on rails EBT Michael Copeland SydnorBrotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
Sun, Feb 11, 2007 Peralta park to seek state funds for historical sites EBT Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
Sun, Feb 4, 2007 Oakland edifices inspired by 1906, 1989 earthquakes EBT city hall; Lionel Wilson Building; Kahn's Department Store
Sun, Jan 28, 2007 Two historic Oakland city landmarks find new owners EBT Claremont Hotel; YWCA Building; Charles W. Dickey; Julia Morgan
Sun, Jan 21, 2007 N/A    
Sun, Jan 14, 2007 Preservationist recalls service in landmarks' defense EBT Naomi Schiff
Sun, Jan 7, 2007 Piedmont honors 100 years of history EBT Piedmont


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 31, 2006 Oakland museum exhibit honors couple's work EBT Lucia and Arthur Mathews; Walter Mathews
Sun, Dec 24, 2006 Balloon Drop at Chabot center welcomes the new year EBT Chabot Space and Science Center; Anthony Chabot
Sun, Dec 17, 2006 Ebell continues luncheon tradition EBT Ebell Society
Sun, Dec 10, 2006 Volunteers for Oakland landmark receive praise EBT Camron-Stanford House
Sun, Dec 3, 2006 Life is a highway: Free program to explore coast-to-coast relic EBT Lincoln Highway
Sun, Nov 26, 2006 Book explores Bay's architectural roots (p2) EBT Architecture of the San Francisco Bay Area: A History & Guide by Mitchell Schwartzer
Sun, Nov 19, 2006 N/A    
Sun, Nov 12, 2006 Oakland seeking proposals for historic terminal's reuse EBT 9th Avenue Terminal
Sun, Nov 5, 2006 Online voting dubs Berkeley landmark the top of the pops   First Church of Christ Scientist, Berkeley
Sun, Oct 29, 2006 Oakland landmark approaches historic more-than-40 status EBT St. Paul's Towers; Saint Paul's Episcopal Church
Sun, Oct 22, 2006 Celebrating history and growth in Oakland and Berkeley EBT  
Sun, Oct 15, 2006 N/A    
Sun, Oct 8, 2006 'Tee Off for Youth' raises money for Boys & Girls clubs EBT Boys and Girls Clubs; Claremont Country Club
Sun, Oct 1, 2006 Historic Temescal homes will be in spotlight on Oct. 15 EBT Temescal; Jeff Norman; Lusk Cannery
Sun, Sep 24, 2006 Voting for your favorite landmark    
Sun, Sep 17, 2006 Remnants of lakeside garden could become part of history EBT Schilling Gardens; August Schilling
Sun, Sep 10, 2006 Foundations of Bay Area architects EBT “Signature Architects of the San Francisco Bay Area” by Dave Weinstein
Sun, Sep 3, 2006 Oakland City Hall gets touched up EBT city hall
Sun, Aug 27, 2006 N/A    
Sun, Aug 20, 2006 '50 years of magic' ends its run at Oakland museum today EBT Disneyland; Children's Fairyland
Sun, Aug 13, 2006 Volunteers wanted for Splash Pad Park clean-up today EBT Splash Pad Park
Sun, Aug 6, 2006 Studio One arts facility has rich history EBT Studio One Art CenterLadies' Relief Society
Sun, Jul 30, 2006 Landmark tours provide a history of old Oakland (p2)   Oakland Heritage Alliance walking tours
Sun, Jul 23, 2006 Oakland Municipal Band celebrates history, future (p2)   Oakland Municipal Band; Lake Merritt Bandstand
Sun, Jul 16, 2006


Sun, Jul 9, 2006 A summer stroll down history lane EBT Oakland Heritage Alliance walking tours
Sun, Jul 2, 2006 Pardee Fourth of July picnic offers games, local history EBT Pardee Home Museum
Tue, Jun 27, 2006 City's Parks and Recreation office sets summer events EBT Oakland Parks and Recreation
Sun, Jun 18, 2006 Rubber ducky race has ties in Oakland   Children's Hospital; Bertha Wright
Sun, Jun 11, 2006 For Oakland art galleries, all you need is Love EBT  
Sun, Jun 4, 2006 East Bay preservationists get awards (p2) EBT Berkeley, Alameda preservation awards
Sun, May 28, 2006 Former Oaklander remembered for historic efforts   Beth Bagwell
Mon, May 22, 2006 Tour explores Oakland's rich African-American history EBT New Era, New Politics walking tour; AAMLO
Mon, May 15, 2006 Officials seek history of miniature City Hall (p2) EBT city hall; Cohen-Bray House
Sun, May 7, 2006 Lake Merritt Hotel helped preserve Oakland EBT Lake Merritt Hotel
Sun, Apr 30, 2006 N/A    
Sun, Apr 23, 2006 Cloggers share Oakland experiences online EBT (via
Mon, Apr 17, 2006 Gov. Pardee returns to Oakland EBT George Pardee; 1906 earthquake
Sun, Apr 9, 2006 Oakland gears up for Earth Day EBT Earth Day; Frank Ogawa
Mon, Apr 3, 2006 Historic cemetery, Piedmont Ave. offer lovely reasons for a stroll   Mountain View Cemetery; Piedmont Avenue; Castle Apartments
Mon, Mar 27, 2006 Camron-Stanford House reopens to public EBT Camron-Stanford House
Sun, Mar 19, 2006 Author relates history of nation's bungalows   "Beyond the Bungalow" by Paul Duchsherer
Sun, Mar 12, 2006 Sounds of the blues come alive in Oakland   West Coast Blues; Walk of Fame; 7th Street
Sun, Mar 5, 2006 Mills to honor campus' architect EBT Mills College; Walter Ratcliff
Sun, Feb 26, 2006 N/A    
Sun, Feb 19, 2006 Yellow daffodils sprucing up Oakland EBT daffodils; Oakland Tech; John J. Donovan
Sun, Feb 12, 2006 Artist gets prime spot at historical Dalziel Building EBT Anthony Holdsworth; Dalziel Building
Sun, Feb 5, 2006 City theater group happy in its new home downtown EBT TheatreFIRST; Gladstone Building
Sun, Jan 29, 2006 Oakland developer restores city legacy EBT Ida Louise Jackson house; Thomas L. Berkley
Sun, Jan 22, 2006 Oakland to salute park volunteers EBT Lakeside Park Garden Center; William Penn Mott, Jr.
Mon, Jan 16, 2006 Emeryville's rich history told by dedicated local scholars EBT Emeryville
Sun, Jan 8, 2006 Studio One art classes held at temporary site, fundraising continues EBT Studio One Art Center; Ladies' Relief Society
Sun, Jan 1, 2006 Matilda Brown Home closes generation gap EBT Matilda Brown Home


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 25, 2005 New Mott exhibit opens at library, showcases active time in Oakland   Frank K. Mott
Mon, Dec 19, 2005 Saving Oakland historic sites a challenge EBT Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board
Sun, Dec 11, 2005 Arts and Crafts homes have Bay Area origins EBT “Building with Nature: Inspiration for the Arts & Crafts Home” by Leslie Freudenheim
Sun, Dec 4, 2005 Historic houses trot out holiday decorations, events EBT Cohen-Bray House; Pardee Home Museum; Dunsmuir Hellman House
Sun, Nov 27, 2005 Oakland grants available for artists   Erika Mailman
Sun, Nov 20, 2005 Kaiser's Fabiola building a piece of feminist history   Fabiola Hospital; Kate Kirkham
Sun, Nov 13, 2005 Heritage group to present awards EBT Chapel of the Chimes
Sun, Nov 6, 2005 Building's rehab is applauded EBT Key System Building
Sun, Oct 30, 2005 Volunteers to perform 'miracles' for church EBT First Christian Church
Sun, Oct 23, 2005 Bay Trail rest stop in West Oakland EBT Cypress Freeway Memorial Park
Sun, Oct 16, 2005 Oak to 9th project to be aired   Brooklyn Basin
Sun, Oct 9, 2005 Behold the elegance of Hadden [sic] Hill EBT Haddon Hill; Kaiser House
Mon, Oct 3, 2005 Free tours offer fresh view of Oakland   City of Oakland walking tours; Renate Coombs
Sun, Sep 25, 2005 Oakland nonprofit's homes embody city's rich history EBT Clausen House; White Brothers Mill
Sun, Sep 18, 2005 Childhood memories fuel mission to restore church   St. Paul's Missionary Baptist
Sun, Sep 11, 2005 'Alameda Splendor' tour of homes offers glimpse into Island's history (p2) EBT Alameda
Sun, Sep 4, 2005 Volunteers ensuring Morcom Rose Garden continues to bloom EBT Morcom Rose Garden; Cobbledick family
Sun, Aug 28, 2005 Tour checks into Claremont Hotel EBT Berkeley Architectural Heritage Association; Claremont Hotel
Sun, Aug 21, 2005 Preservation Park plans open house EBT Preservation Park; EBALDC
Sun, Aug 14, 2005 'Pill Hill' tour unveils city's academic, medical history EBT Pill Hill
Sun, Aug 7, 2005 Exhibit tells Oakland Jews' story EBT Jewish American history
Sun, Jul 31, 2005 Rooftop park shares its history, with music EBT Kaiser Roof Garden; Henry J. Kaiser
Sun, Jul 24, 2005 N/A    
Sun, Jul 17, 2005 Oakland art deco lovers plan 1920's Gatsby event EBT Dunsmuir Hellman HouseBellevue Club
Sun, Jul 10, 2005 History buffs hit the open road EBT Livermore; Lincoln Highway
Sun, Jul 3, 2005 Municipal Band says farewell to conductor EBT Oakland Municipal Band; Pardee Home Museum
Sun, Jun 26, 2005 City Hall plaza will get improvements EBT city hall; Frank Ogawa Plaza
Sun, Jun 19, 2005 Oakland offers a new batch of urban walking tours EBT Oakland Heritage Alliance walking tours; city of Oakland walking tours
Sun, Jun 12, 2005 New banners accent revitalized Auto Row EBT Broadway Auto Row
Sun, Jun 5, 2005 City's photographer steps down EBT Marcia Nowak
Sun, May 29, 2005 New life for old pump station   Municipal Boathouse
Sun, May 22, 2005 Annual dinner will celebrate Oakland's resident scoundrel EBT Horace Carpentier
Sun, May 15, 2005 L.A. has reuse tips to teach Oakland EBT  
Sun, May 8, 2005 Historic homes host free tours on May 15  

Pardee Home Museum; Cohen-Bray House;

Camron-Stanford House; Peralta Hacienda Historical Park

Sun, May 1, 2005 5 notable buildings to go before council  

Malonga Casquelourd Center; Lionel Wilson Building;

St. Augustine's; Municipal Boathouse; Fruitvale Masonic Temple

Sun, Apr 24, 2005 Oakland schools consider future of historic buildings   Paul Robeson Administration BuildingEthel Moore Memorial Building
Sun, Apr 17, 2005 Plans are afoot for '06 quake exhibits EBT 1906 earthquake
Sun, Apr 10, 2005 Gravesite mystery unveils Oakland religious history EBT Rev. Laurentine Hamilton
Mon, Apr 4, 2005 Mayor's nuptials not an Oakland first EBT Frank K. Mott
Sun, Mar 27, 2005 Oakland Heritage Alliance celebrates silver anniversary EBT Oakland Heritage Alliance
Mon, Mar 21, 2005 Studio One Art Center is on the move for renovations EBT Studio One Art Center
Sun, Mar 13, 2005 Daffodil blooms are springing in Oakland EBT Byron Rumford
Sun, Mar 6, 2005 Lakeside mansion takes a spring break EBT Camron-Stanford House; Charles Wilcomb; Liz Way
Sun, Feb 27, 2005 White Elephant treasure hunters follow a trail of history   White Elephant Sale; Snow Museum
Sun, Feb 20, 2005 N/A    
Sun, Feb 13, 2005 Group illuminates the waterfront EBT Waterfront Action
Sun, Feb 6, 2005 Fox renovation one of many projects for Landmarks board EBT Fox Theatre; Municipal Boathouse; Malonga Casquelourd Center
Sun, Jan 30, 2005 Tours unveil Oakland history   City of Oakland walking tours
Sun, Jan 23, 2005 Book recalls past of East Bay hospitals EBT

“A Century of Caring, a Pictorial History of Alta Bates Summit Medical Center”

Sun, Jan 16, 2005 City Club celebrates Julia Morgan   Berkeley City Club
Sun, Jan 9, 2005 City's landmarks group salutes Gilmartin's work   Una Gilmartin; Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board
Sun, Jan 2, 2005 N/A    


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 26, 2004 Sheffield Village likely to be named historic district   Sheffield Village
Sun, Dec 19, 2004 Oakland's historic homes all spruced up for holidays   Pardee Home MuseumCohen-Bray HouseCamron-Stanford House; Dunsmuir Hellman House
Sun, Dec 12, 2004 East Bay historical picture book due   "East Bay Then And Now" by Dennis Evanosky
Sun, Dec 5, 2004 Authors to sign books at Pardee Home   Erika Mailman; William Wong; Pardee Home Museum; Merry Tramps of Oakland
Sun, Nov 28, 2004 Heritage Alliance honors restorers   Mary Bowles Building; Samuel McKee cottage
Sun, Nov 21, 2004 History of two handsome buildings in downtown Oakland   Oakland Post Building; California Peanut Company; Athenian-Nile Club Building
Mon, Nov 15, 2004 Displaced tenant of Post Building moves to new digs   Arcade Hotel; Center for Elders Independence
Sun, Nov 7, 2004 East Oakland redvelopment plans to be revealed at meeting   Hamilton Building
Sun, Oct 31, 2004 'Keep Oakland Beautiful' daffodil planting is Friday   Edson Adams
Sun, Oct 24, 2004 'Day of the Dead' festival on Oct. 31   Day of the Dead Festival; Fruitvale Masonic Temple
Sun, Oct 17, 2004 Vacant since Loma Prieta, downtown buildings await new life   Key System Building; Union Savings Bank - Easton Building
Sun, Oct 10, 2004 'Out in Oakland' celebration set for Lakeshore today   LGBTQ festival; Brooklyn
Sun, Oct 3, 2004 Take a winding journey through Crocker Highlands   Crocker Highlands; Trestle Glen
Sun, Sep 26, 2004 Genealogists feature family month   California Genealogical Society; Latham Square Building
Sun, Sep 19, 2004 Oakland features historical tours by bike, bus or on foot   OMCA biking tours; City of Oakland walking tours
Sun, Sep 12, 2004 Festivities to 'introduce' Oaklanders to new park   Middle Harbor Shoreline Park
Sun, Sep 5, 2004 Potpourri of activities at downtown Art and Soul party   Art and Soul Festival
Sun, Aug 29, 2004 Wardrobe group celebrates new locale   Wardrobe For Opportunity; John M. Locke Building
Sun, Aug 22, 2004 Oakland stairway movin' on up   Cleveland Cascade
Sun, Aug 15, 2004 Temescal district will hold street fair   Temescal Street Fair; Temescal
Sun, Aug 8, 2004 Historic black politician is honored throughout Oakland   Byron Rumford
Mon, Aug 2, 2004 Photos, memorabilia sought for YMCA birthday display   YMCA; Old Downtown YMCA Building
Fri, Jul 30, 2004 Architectural tour reveals old Oakland's splendor   Mary Bowles Building
Sun, Jul 25, 2004 N/A    
Sun, Jul 18, 2004 Historic parks the site for events   Studio One Art Center; de Fremery Park; F.M. Smith Park; Mosswood Park
Sun, Jul 11, 2004 Jazz at Golden Gate Library   Golden Gate Library; AAMLO
Sun, Jul 4, 2004 Walking tours abound in July   walking tours
Sun, Jun 27, 2004 Pardee Home will feature old Independence Day picnic   Pardee Home Museum
Sun, Jun 20, 2004 FDR's yacht, USS Potomac, looking for volunteers   USS Potomac
Sun, Jun 13, 2004 Films a big part of Oakland for years   movies filmed in Oakland
Sun, Jun 6, 2004 ProArts' 30th tour of studios recalls early industrial areas   ProArts Gallery; West Berkeley
Sun, May 30, 2004 Event to help Lincoln Child Center   Lincoln Child Center
Sun, May 23, 2004 Heritage Association to celebrate 30 years   Berkeley Architectural Heritage Association (BAHA)
Sun, May 16, 2004 40th golf tourney to support Peralta Community Colleges    Merritt CollegeLaney College
Sun, May 9, 2004 Historic Preservations on display   Victorian Legal Center
Sun, May 2, 2004 Heritage week celebrates Oakland, Berkeley   Brooke Levin
Sun, Apr 25, 2004 Friends of the Oakland Fox Theater plan big gala   Fox Theatre
Sun, Apr 18, 2004 Come out to Oakland's annual Earth Day Expo and cleanup   Earth Day
Sun, Apr 11, 2004 Hall of Fame picks mark Berkeley High rejuvenation   Berkeley High School
Sun, Apr 4, 2004 Signs to give Old Oakland Historic District a boost   Old Oakland
Sun, Mar 28, 2004 Bellevue Club holds an open house   Bellevue Club
Sun, Mar 21, 2004 Lecture, tour recall women's clubs' impact on Oakland   Ebell Society
Sun, Mar 14, 2004 Studio One offers art classes for all ages   Studio One Art Center; Ladies' Relief Society
Sun, Mar 7, 2004 Chinese, Oakland's past may lose to 'uptown' project   Hotel Royal; Oakland Post Building
Sun, Feb 29, 2004 How shopping mall became the Eastmont Town Center   Eastmont Town Center
Sun, Feb 22, 2004 Few changes due at Preservation Park, despite scale   Preservation Park
Sun, Feb 15, 2004 Exhibit follows life of Henry J. Kaiser in Oakland   Henry J. Kaiser
Sun, Feb 8, 2004 Firefighters to hold Random Acts Awards, Sweetheart Ball   Oakland Firefighters Random Acts; Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Sun, Feb 1, 2004 Oakland Convention Bureau offers photograph contest   Oakland Convention & Visitors Bureau
Sun, Jan 25, 2004 N/A    
Sun, Jan 18, 2004 Estuary is featured in new calendar   Oakland estuary; Dennis Evanosky
Sun, Jan 11, 2004 Martin Luther King Jr. birthday tour set in Oakland   Martin Luther King, Jr. Way; The Apollos
Sun, Jan 4, 2004 'Cheaper by the Dozen' has solid roots in Oakland   Lillian Moeller Gilbreth


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 28, 2003 Community works together to build the PostMark Temescal   PostMark Temescal sculpture; Jeff Norman
Sun, Dec 21, 2003 Artist brings beauty of Oakland to canvas   EBMUD Building; Alan Leon
Sun, Dec 14, 2003 Documentary to show images of Oakland then and now   "Oakland: A Photographic Journey"
Sun, Dec 7, 2003 'Victorian Night' in Old Oakland planned Friday   Old Oakland
Sun, Nov 30, 2003 Preservation Award winners in housing offer variety   Partners In Preservation Awards
Sun, Nov 23, 2003 Oakland ballroom sweet as ever   Sweet's Ballroom; Partners In Preservation Awards
Sun, Nov 16, 2003 History of Holy Names College will be available at library   Holy Names University
Sun, Nov 9, 2003 N/A    
Sun, Nov 2, 2003 Exhibit features Oakland employees' artwork    
Sun, Oct 26, 2003 Reception set Thursday for benefit of Oakland YWCA   YWCA
Sun, Oct 19, 2003 N/A    
Sun, Oct 12, 2003 New mural reflects blacks' past   A Journey of Promise mural; Ida Louise Jackson
Sun, Oct 5, 2003 Tours offer glimpse of city's past   City of Oakland walking tours
Sun, Sep 28, 2003 Library features exhibit on rodeos, Wild West shows   San Antonio Park; Latham Fountain
Sun, Sep 21, 2003 A call to help celebrate library's birthday   Oakland Free Library; Ina Coolbrith
Sun, Sep 14, 2003 A photo show on Rockridge at library   Rockridge; J. Ross Browne
Sun, Sep 7, 2003 Berkeley Historical Society offers tours, museum exhibit   Berkeley; Julia Morgan
Sun, Aug 31, 2003 Oakland's Peralta Hacienda Historical Park gets grant   Peralta Hacienda
Sun, Aug 24, 2003 Oakland institution CCAC changes its name   California College of the Arts; Frederick Meyer
Sun, Aug 17, 2003 Oakland has five National Historic Landmark sites   National Historic Landmarks
Sun, Aug 10, 2003 Renovations on Key System Building fall by wayside   Key System Building
Sun, Aug 3, 2003 Saturday heritage walk to focus on Grand Avenue   Frederick Morse House
Sun, Jul 27, 2003 Oakland links to 'Seabiscuit' phenomenon  

Charles S. Howard; Howard Automobile Showroom;

Earl Anthony Packard Showroom

Sun, Jul 20, 2003 Walking tour will reveal architectural treasures of Kaiser   Henry J. KaiserHaddon Hill; Kaiser House
Sun, Jul 13, 2003 Oakland Heritage Alliance offers strolls through history   Oakland Heritage Alliance walking tours
Sun, Jul 6, 2003 New, free directory of parks, recreation, historic sites now out   Alameda County; Preservation Park
Sun, Jun 29, 2003 Green theme debuts at Bookmark   Bookmark Bookstore; Morcom Rose Garden
Sun, Jun 22, 2003 Sean Penn stars at former Athenian Nile Club location   Athenian-Nile Club Building
Sun, Jun 15, 2003 Wind through Oakland's history on bike   OMCA bike tours; Jingletown; California Cotton Mills
Sun, Jun 8, 2003 Fox Oakland Theater coming into light   Fox Oakland Theatre
Sun, Jun 1, 2003 Unique courthouses find place in history   Alameda County Courthouse; Alameda County Courthouse (1873)
Sun, May 25, 2003 Oakland rich in Chinese-American history   author Iris Chang; Chinatown
Sun, May 18, 2003  Historic houses open their doors  

Camron-Stanford House; Dunsmuir-Hellman House;

Cohen-Bray House; Pardee Home; Peralta Hacienda

Sun, May 11, 2003 Tour highlights Bohemian Berkeley of yesterday   Berkeley
Sun, May 4, 2003 New St. Paul's church trying for landmark status   New St. Paul's Missionary Baptist Church
Sun, Apr 27, 2003 Map offers foot-friendly view of Oakland   Walk Oakland Map and Guide
Sun, Apr 20, 2003 Victorians feature at Alameda Museum   Alameda
Sun, Apr 13, 2003 Earth Day cleanup volunteers sought   Peralta Hacienda
Sun, Apr 6, 2003 Chinese Americans star in celebration   Maxine Hong Kingston; Joe Shoong; Shoong House
Sun, Mar 30, 2003 April 1 photo for Berkeley's 125th anniversary is no joke   Berkeley
Sun, Mar 23, 2003 County, First Presbyterian Church turn 150   First Presbyterian Church
Sun, Mar 16, 2003 History of Lake Merritt boating celebrated   Lake Merritt Rowing Club; Municipal Boathouse
Sun, Mar 9, 2003 Award goes to residents for restoring 1922 lakeside building   Regillus Apartments
Sun, Mar 2, 2003 City hall's architect is subject of new biography   Henry Hornbostel; City Hall
Sun, Feb 23, 2003 N/A    
Sun, Feb 16, 2003 UC Berkeley building tops design awards   UC Berkeley
Sun, Feb 9, 2003 Library reveals history of Oakland highways, byways   Nimitz Freeway; MacArthur Freeway; Highway 13; Highway 24
Sun, Feb 2, 2003 Tour city on foot, enjoy an art deco experience   walking tours
Sun, Jan 26, 2003 Berkeley's namesake celebrated   Berkeley; George Berkeley
Sun, Jan 19, 2003 Temescal district to feature at fire station dedication   Fire Station 8; Jeff Norman
Sun, Jan 12, 2003 All-day singing convention to debut in Oakland   sacred harp singing; Joaquin Miller
Sun, Jan 5, 2003 Local man edits updated "Historic Spots in California"    


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 29, 2002 Museum re-enacts eve of Gov. Pardee's '03 swearing in   George Pardee
Sun, Dec 22, 2002 Add an Oakland map, video or calendar to your gift list   Walk Oakland Map and Guide
Sun, Dec 15, 2002 Book of postcards brings historic Berkeley to life   "Picturing Berkeley: A Postcard History"
Sun, Dec 8, 2002 City's preservation partners for '02 honored   Partners in Preservation Awards; Oakland Dragon Boat Festival (maybe); Islamic Cultural Center
Sun, Dec 1, 2002 Heritage Alliance holiday party is at Altenheim   Altenheim
Sun, Nov 24, 2002 Comedy spotlights paintings, historic district   Oakland Metro Theatre; Waterfront Warehouse District
Sun, Nov 17, 2002 Scottish Rite Center is site of Thanksgiving for homeless   Scottish Rite Center
Sun, Nov 10, 2002 Glory days of Lincoln Highway revisited  

Lincoln Highway

Sun, Nov 3, 2002 African American Library gets recognition   AAMLO; Charles Green Library
Sun, Oct 27, 2002 Grand Lake tour to raise funds for Splashpad fountain   Splash Pad Park; Indian Gulch
Sun, Oct 20, 2002 191 flags paraded in salute to U.N. in Jack London Square   United Nations
Sun, Oct 13, 2002 Waterfront's new trash bins illustrate city's history   Waterfront Warehouse District; Posey Tube
Sun, Oct 6, 2002 Historic Grove Building is agency's home   Grove Building
Sun, Sep 29, 2002 Oakland schools plan for Walk to School Day   Walk to School Day; Golden Gate Elementary
Sun, Sep 22, 2002 Ten 1920-30s homes, gardens, bridge on heritage tour   Oakland Heritage Alliance; Leimert Bridge
Sun, Sep 15, 2002 History surrounds Studio One efforts for funds   Ladies Relief Society; Ladies Relief Society Children's Home; Matilda Brown
Sun, Sep 8, 2002 Studio One covered by Measure DD   Studio One Art Center
Sun, Sep 1, 2002 Tour helps preserve Oakland's historic houses  

Camron-Stanford House; Dunsmuir Hellman House;

Peralta Hacienda; Pardee Home; de Fremery House;

Cohen-Bray House

Sun, Aug 25, 2002 Oakland's historic houses highlighted  

Camron-Stanford HouseDunsmuir Hellman House;

Peralta HaciendaPardee Homede Fremery House;

Cohen-Bray House

Sun, Aug 18, 2002 Black Panther landmarks featured on monthly bus tours   Black Panther Party; Black Panther Legacy Tour
Sun, Aug 11, 2002 Historic Episcopal church plans plaque service   St. Augustine's Episcopal Church
Sun, Aug 4, 2002 Anecdotal history a feature of Mills College stroll   Mills College
Sun, Jul 28, 2002 Multimedia images portray 150 years of Oakland artists   California College of the Arts; Mills College; Frederick Meyer
Sun, Jul 21, 2002 Home-grown blues meets historic Oakland   Old Oakland
Sun, Jul 14, 2002 Photo exhibit shows Oakland then and now    
Sun, Jul 7, 2002 Old ostrich farm marked on foot-tour of historic Fruitvale   Golden State Ostrich Farm; St. Joseph's Home for the Aged
Sun, Jun 30, 2002 Peralta Hacienda, Pardee House get funding   Peralta Hacienda; Pardee House
Sun, Jun 23, 2002 Big banners mark airport's 75th year   Oakland Airport
Sun, Jun 16, 2002 History show sheds light on present Oakland   Bret Harte; Andrew Williams; Bret Harte Boardwalk
Sun, Jun 9, 2002 New directory, new plans for Children's Fairyland   Children's Fairyland; C.J. Hirschfield
Sun, Jun 2, 2002 AC Transit bus to emulate old Key System line   AC Transit; Key System
Sun, May 26, 2002 Mountain View Cemetery traces its Civil War dead   Mountain View Cemetery; GAR plot; Dennis Evanosky
Sun, May 19, 2002 Heritage awards for Alameda, Berkeley   Alameda; Berkeley
Sun, May 12, 2002 Oakland's landmarks board secretary to retire   Helaine Kaplan Prentice
Sun, May 5, 2002 Events promote safer walking in Oakland   walking in Oakland
Sun, Apr 28, 2002 Mayors exhibit features in Oakland's 150th celebrations   Pardee Home Museum; George Pardee; Enoch Pardee
Sun, Apr 21, 2002 Author plans walking tour of UC architecture   UC Berkeley
Sun, Apr 14, 2002 Victorians celebrated at historical society event   Alameda
Sun, Apr 7, 2002 Book shows history of California through courthouses   Alameda County Courthouse
Sun, Mar 31, 2002 Annual book bonanza this week in 'Old Oakland'   Bookmark Bookstore; Oakland History Center
Sun, Mar 24, 2002 Deco spotlight falls on vintage Oakland 'palaces'   Paramount Theatre; Fox Oakland Theatre
Sun, Mar 17, 2002 City may lose historic commercial buildings   Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters; Ninth Avenue Terminal
Sun, Mar 10, 2002 Oakland in party mood, lines up 150th celebration   Julius Kellersberger; City Hall
Sun, Mar 3, 2002 N/A    
Sun, Feb 24, 2002 N/A    
Sun, Feb 17, 2002 Oakland Heritage Alliance supports Prop. 40   Proposition 40
Sun, Feb 10, 2002 Preservation group announces awards   California Preservation Foundation; Rotunda Building; De Domenico Building; Town and Gown Club (Berkeley)
Sun, Feb 3, 2002 City Hall airs Italian legacy, Lake Merritt plan   Italian Americans; Lake Merritt Master Plan
Sun, Jan 27, 2002 N/A    
Sun, Jan 20, 2002 New waterfront wolf track markers unveiled   Jack London Square wolf tracks
Sun, Jan 13, 2002 Olympic Torch coming to Oakland Friday    
Sun, Jan 6, 2002 Downtown newsstand owner De Lauer turns 85   De Lauer's Super News Stand


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 30, 2001 Colleges utilize historic buildings   Breuner Building; Oakland Business and Professional Women's Club
Sun, Dec 23, 2001  Partners in Preservation awards presented  

Partners in Preservation Awards; High Street Presbyterian;

Melrose Branch LibraryPacific Gas & Electric Company Building;

Black Cowboys Parade

Sun, Dec 16, 2001 'Storybook Style' shows off Oakland's whimsy   Montclair Firehouse; Montclair Branch Library
Sun, Dec 9, 2001 Candlelight a good way to see Pardee museum  

Pardee HomeCamron-Stanford House;

Dunsmuir Hellman HousePeralta Hacienda

Cohen-Bray House

Sun, Dec 2, 2001 Calendar celebrates Oakland Estuary history   Oakland Estuary; Dennis Evanosky
Sun, Nov 25, 2001 Restored theater marquee to shed new light   Fox Oakland Theatre
Sun, Nov 18, 2001 Historic train control tower opens to the public   Port View Park
Sun, Nov 11, 2001 Volunteer guides sought by Preservation Park group   Preservation Park; Ginn House
Sun, Nov 4, 2001 'Kid for a Night' hospital benefit on Nov. 16   Cobbledick-Kibbe Glass Company
Sun, Oct 28, 2001 Theater is worthy venue for multicultural series   Calvin Simmons Theater
Sun, Oct 21, 2001 Grisly Halloween at Pardee Home Museum   Pardee Home Museum; George Pardee
Sun, Oct 14, 2001 Historic Bellevue Club hosts vintage clothes show on Tuesday   Bellevue Club
Sun, Oct 7, 2001 Walking tours feature uptown, old Capwell's   H. C. Capwell Company
Sun, Sep 30, 2001 90-year-old Rockridge gates newly painted   Rockridge
Sun, Sep 23, 2001 Open house marks foundation's relocation   East Bay Community Foundation; De Domenico Building
Sun Sep 16, 2001 New guide features 270 historic buildings throughout Berkeley   "Berkeley Landmarks" by Susan Dinkelspiel Cerny
Sun, Sep 9, 2001 Celebration to honor legacy of Joaquin Miller   Joaquin Miller; Woodminster Amphitheater;
Sun, Sep 2, 2001 New gallery opening for displaced artists   Pardee Building
Sun, Aug 26, 2001 Final walking tour includes Channel Park   Channel Park; Oakland Heritage Alliance
Sun, Aug 19, 2001 Rotunda Building partners saluted for historic site rehab   Rotunda Building
Sun, Aug 12, 2001 Pedestrian Advocates group meets in Oakland   America Walks; Elihu Harris State Office Building
Sun, Aug 5, 2001 Statue saluting women finds temporary home   "Sigame" Sculpture
Sun, Jul 29, 2001 Spees got Oakland's history tours rolling   Dick Spees; City of Oakland Walking Tours
Sun, Jul 22, 2001 Historic D. C. gospel choir to sing at Lourdes parish   Our Lady of Lourdes Church
Sun, Jul 15, 2001 Pagoda Hill, Rockridge, was site of fabled villa   Pagoda Hill; J. Ross Browne
Sun, Jul 8, 2001 Alameda County historical society a top resource   Alameda County Historical Society; Alameda County Courthouse
Sun, Jul 1, 2001 Video shows rebuilding of historic farmhouse   Lone Oak Farm
Sun, Jun 24, 2001 New walking tours along Oakland waterways   Oakland Heritage Alliance walking tours; Fruitvale Medical Building
Sun, Jun 17, 2001 Know 7 city neighborhoods with 'new' Oakland guides   Mutual Stores
Sun, Jun 10, 2001 Old convent site of salute to W. Oakland senior citizens   Prescott-Joseph Center
Sun, Jun 3, 2001 Guide reviews past with call to preserve, protect it   California Preservation Foundation; Mills Hall
Sun, May 27, 2001 City's Public Works Agency spruces up local landmarks   Dalziel Building; J. Mora Moss House
Sun, May 20, 2001 Get on the hiking shoes for uptown, churches tour   City of Oakland walking tours; Gem Building
Sun, May 13, 2001 Architecture of schools tells lots about our city   John J. Donovan; Oakland Tech; Clawson School
Sun, May 6, 2001 Book signing is today for 'Spirit of Oakland'   "Spirit of Oakland"; Pardee Home Museum
Sun, Apr 29, 2001 Kids sew up Oakland birthday present    
Sun, Apr 22, 2001 'Architect' of historic church meets members   Julia Morgan; High Street Presbyterian; Betty Marvin
Sun, Apr 15, 2001 Bellevue-Staten Apartments are lake landmark   Bellevue-Staten Apartments; Pergola and Colonnade
Sun, Apr 8, 2001 Lake advocates concerned about cathedral   Oakland Auditorium; cathedral
Sun, Apr 1, 2001 New web sites focus on Oakland's history   Dennis Evanosky; (via
Sun, Mar 25, 2001 City shuttle follows histrory of the Key line   Key System; Key Route Inn
Sun, Mar 18, 2001 City's 1st high-rise restored, re-opens   Union Savings Bank - Easton Building
Sun, Mar 11, 2001 Annalee Allen's Landmarks column will return next week    
Sun, Mar 4, 2001 Streetscape murals to adorn county law library   Alameda County Law Library
Sun, Feb 25, 2001 Center for Nonprofit Support offers workshops   East Bay Resource Center for Nonprofit Support; Park House
Sun, Feb 18, 2001 Swan's Market to get award from preservationists   Swan's Marketplace; California Preservation Foundation
Sun, Feb 11, 2001 Walking tour to follow career paths of black leaders   New Era, New Politics walking tour; Donald P. McCullum
Sun, Feb 4, 2001 Finding a home in oldest part of Oakland   407 MLK Jr., Way; Bret Harte
Sun, Jan 28, 2001 Lonely Planet books in historic building    
Sun, Jan 21, 2001 'The Peraltas and their Houses' updated, reprinted   Alameda County Historical Society
Sun, Jan 14, 2001 Waterfront party to mark Jack London's birthday   Jack London; Heinold's
Sun, Jan 7, 2001 Rockridge meeting on single-family homes   Rockridge; H.C. and C.J. Pfrang


Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Dec 31, 2000 Preservationists study ruling on religious exemptions   St. Francis de Sales
Sun, Dec 24, 2000 N/A    
Sun, Dec 17, 2000 Repairs of historic PG&E building nearly done   Pacific Gas & Electric Company Building
Sun, Dec 10, 2000 Oakland Heritage Alliance announces annual awards   Paul Cobb; Bill Sturm; Grand Lake Theater;
Rosa Parks House; Clawson School;
Willowbrook Creamery
Sun, Dec 3, 2000 Display at City Hall highlights history of USS Oakland   USS Oakland
Sun, Nov 26, 2000 Holiday spirit brings parades, celebrations   Camron-Stanford House
Sun, Nov 19, 2000 Ideas for Thanksgiving dinner by the lake   Lake Merritt Hotel; Camron-Stanford House
Sun, Nov 12, 2000 N/A    
Sun, Nov 5, 2000 Models for renovated Peralta Park on display   Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
Sun, Oct 29, 2000 Asian development group notes 25th year   EBALDC; Madrone Hotel; Madison Park Apartments
Sun, Oct 22, 2000 Death and family strife at Pardee Mansion   Pardee Home Museum; Enoch Pardee
Sun, Oct 15, 2000 Urban Waterfronts conference to look at preservation   "Pacific Gateway" by Woody Minor
Sun, Oct 8, 2000 Historic houses open for Maybeck event   Bernard Maybeck; Guy Hyde Chick House; Earl Anthony Packard
Sun, Oct 1, 2000 Historic Clinton Park is site of Eastlake District ceremony   California Main Street program; Moses Chase; Clinton Square Park
Sun, Sep 24, 2000 Public meetings on reviving buildings   Cox Cadillac Showroom; Fox Theatre
Sun, Sep 17, 2000 Architects' unit moves to new offices on old site   Elihu Harris State Office Building; Taft & Pennoyer
Sun, Sep 10, 2000 N/A    
Sun, Sep 3, 2000 Auto club exhibit perpetuates 100 years of service   CSAA Building
Sun, Aug 27, 2000 Preservation Park: A refuge for Victorian houses   Preservation Park; Raymond House
Sun, Aug 20, 2000 Idora Park's history of 'thrills and amusements'   Idora Park
Sun, Aug 13, 2000 Grant program gives downtown a face lift   Realty Syndicate Building; Borax Smith
Sun, Aug 6, 2000 Oakland's tennis pride in Piedmont   Davie Tennis Stadium; John L. Davie
Sun, Jul 30, 2000 Community celebrates reopening of Melrose Library   Melrose Library; William H. Weeks; Chauncey Gibson
Sun, Jul 23, 2000 Historic buildings in lakeside setting   Alameda County Courthouse
Sun, Jul 16, 2000 Bike Trippers revisit Hotel Oakland   Hotel Oakland
Sun, Jul 9, 2000 Festival today at Oakland's birthplace   Peralta Hacienda; Luis Maria Peralta
Sun, Jul 2, 2000 Historic Pardee house will host Victorian-style 4th of July fete   Pardee Home Museum
Sun, Jun 25, 2000 Taking a stroll through time   Mountain View Cemetery; City of Oakland Walking Tours
Sun, Jun 18, 2000 Few reminders of Lusk cannery remain   Lusk Cannery
Sun, Jun 11, 2000 Last Chance to Glimpse Open Studios (p2)   Open Studios
Sun, Jun 04, 2000 Oakland Technical and Piedmont Ave. schools   Oakland Tech; Piedmont Avenue Elementary
Sun, May 28, 2000 Victorian era still lives on in Oak Center homes   Reed-Henshaw House; Paul Cobb
Sun, May 21, 2000 CCAC purchases two floors of downtown YWCA   California College of the Arts; YWCA building;
Frederick H. Meyer; Julia Morgan
Sun, May 14, 2000 Community activities highlight California Preservation Week    
Sun, May 07, 2000 Free Oakland walking tours starting up again   City of Oakland Walking Tours; Cohen-Bray House
Sun, Apr 30, 2000 Oakland to throw a birthday party Tuesday   Oakland Incorporation
Sun, Apr 23, 2000 Mansion offers elegant atmosphere for needy kids   St. Vincent's Day Home

Sun, Apr 16, 2000 Oakland's old Sears building to get new life

Sun, Apr 09, 2000 Concert honors 130 years of music at Holy Names

Sun, Apr 02, 2000 Former Amtrak station is landmark gem

Sun, Mar 26, 2000 North Oakland's 'old world' oasis no longer a secret

Sun, Mar 19, 2000 Communication gap almost lost Holmes Book Co.'s best features

Sun, Mar 12, 2000 Wilson's building dedication on Tuesday

Mon, Mar 06, 2000 Rotary supportive of Leamington, and Project HOPE

Sun, Feb 27, 2000 'Green projects' center blooms in city

Sun, Feb 20, 2000 International House marks 70th year

Sun, Feb 14, 2000 N/A

Sun, Feb 06, 2000 Oakland historical calendar offers old photos

Sun, Jan 30, 2000 Acquisition of historic photos aided by anonymous donor

Sun, Jan 23, 2000 Parks founder Mott to be subject of talk

Sun, Jan 16, 2000 New plans for ex-Durant Motors site

Sun, Jan 09, 2000 Auto-related buildings in Oakland date back to 1904

Sun, Jan 02, 2000 I. Magnin building a treasure reborn


Sun, Dec 26, 1999 Heritage Alliance names Preservation Awards

Sun, Dec 19, 1999 Annual Oakland Heritage holiday party Thursday

Sun, Dec 12, 1999 Meyers house an open home for the holidays

Sun, Dec 05, 1999 Statue honoring C. L. Dellums unveiled today

Sun, Nov 28, 1999 Two historic Oakland schools now look like new

Sun, Nov 21, 1999 Main library illuminates Oakland school's history

Sun, Nov 14, 1999 Montclair library reopens Friday

Sun, Nov 7, 1999 Highways and byways, past and present

Sun, Oct 31, 1999 Hunting for supernatural phenomena

Sun, Oct 31, 1999 Allen: Ghost chaser found to help in hunt, part 2

Sun, Oct 24, 1999 Wolf tracks serve as waterfront guides

Sun, Oct 17, 1999 Mission bell signpost unveiled in Fruitvale

Sun, Oct 10, 1999 Washington Street shopping has long history

Sun, Oct 3, 1999 Preserving the past for house's future

Sun, Sep 26, 1999 Samuel Merritt has come a long way in 90 years

Sun, Sep 19, 1999 Volunteers spend day cleaning Oakland's near-hidden creeks

Sun, Sep 12, 1999 Alameda legacy tour visits historic Meyers home

Sun, Sep 05, 1999 Touring Oakland churches lets you walk through past

Sun, Aug 29, 1999 San Pablo Avenue sports a long, colorful history

Sun, Aug 22, 1999 Take a walk through history in Rockridge

Sun, Aug 15, 1999 Mills features unique Bay Area building designs

Sun, Aug 08, 1999 Parish hall in 'Brooklyn' one of county's oldest

Sun, Aug 01, 1999 Brick plaza building part of Oakland legacy

Sun, Jul 25, 1999 Tour centers on Oakland's black history

Sun, Jul 18, 1999 East Oakland's 23rd Avenue: home to history

Sun, Jul 11, 1999 Alameda County fair boasts rich 87-year history

Sun, Jul 04, 1999 Dry Creek full of Independence Day memories

Sun, Jun 27, 1999 Rebuilt bandstand honored with (what else?) music, part 1

Sun, Jun 27, 1999 Allen: Wind carries the sound of music, part 2

Sun, Jun 20, 1999 Study aims at historic status for Chinatown

Sun, Jun 13, 1999 Tour illuminates old downtown

Sun, Jun 06, 1999 Discovering Oakland's history through Victorian architecture

Sun, May 30, 1999 Warehouses become homes and storehouses of the past

Sun, May 23, 1999 Oakland landmark sites host open house, events

Sun, May 16, 1999 Landmark highlights ballroom dancing

Sun, May 09, 1999 Green Sweep brings out civic pride

Sun, May 02, 1999 City's birthday bash features special guest from the past

Sun, Apr 25, 1999 Board works to preserve city's architectural heritage

Sun, Apr 18, 1999 Children's Hospital Institute is all grown up now

Sun, Apr 11, 1999 N/A

Sun, Apr 04, 1999 Thousands of tulips brighten Mountain View Cemetery

Sun, Mar 28, 1999 Holy Names College's roots sink deep into city's history

Sun, Mar 21, 1999 Dunsmuir House celebrates its 100th anniversary

Sun, Mar 14, 1999 Posh hotel changes its purpose

Sun, Mar 07, 1999 Oakland Library's history room links us to the past

Sun, Feb 28, 1999 West Oakland train station awaits renewal

Sun, Feb 21, 1999 Genealogy society moves to Oakland

Sun, Feb 14, 1999 Group showcases effort to save architectural gems

Sun, Feb 07, 1999 Swan's comes to life again in Oakland

Sun, Jan 31, 1999 Chance to see landmark church

Sun, Jan 24, 1999 Two restaurants preserving old Oakland

Sun, Jan 17, 1999 Oakland architect left mark on state

Sun, Jan 10, 1999 Ensemble Theater finds new home

Sun, Jan 3, 1999 Lions still on guard at award-winning rehab


Sun, Dec 27, 1998 Inauguration activities to be at Oakland landmarks 

Sun, Dec 20, 1998 Seasonal lights fantastic sparkle at zoo and temple, part 1

Sun, Dec 20, 1998 Allen: No two structures alike, part 2

Sun, Dec 13, 1998 Restaurateur renews facade in historic East Lake District

Sun, Dec 6, 1998 EBMUD drinks to 75 years of service 

Sun, Nov 29, 1998 City Hall tour gives a taste of early days in Oakland

Sun, Nov 22, 1998 N/A

Sun, Nov 15, 1998 Literacy program feats to receive recognition 

Sun, Nov 8, 1998 Storied Jubilee West seeks volunteers for Thanksgiving 

Sun, Nov 1, 1998 St. Elizabeth's church at center of today's festival in Fruitvale 

Sun, Oct 25, 1998 Daewoo to open restyled showroom 

Sun, Oct 18, 1998 Creative new life found for former auto businesses

Sun. Oct 11, 1998 Art show to benefit much-traveled Redwood Day

Sun, Oct 4, 1998 Historic Tribune Tower to be stop on studio benefit tour

Sun, Sep 27, 1998 Landmarks get boost from bond fund 

Sun, Sep 20, 1998 Lafayette Park renewal triggers look at history 

Sun, Sep 13, 1998 Walking tour of the Berkeley fire will step off today 

Sun, Sep 6, 1998 Ex-fire station enjoys dignified retirement, part 1 

Sun, Sep 6, 1998 Station: Antique fans circulate air from 11-foot-high ceiling, part 2

Sun, Aug 30, 1998 Armstrong U. moves to historic building 

Sun, Aug 23, 1998 Peralta historic event in Oakland 

Sun, Aug 16, 1998 N/A

Sun, Aug 9, 1998 College Avenue Presbyterian has its 108th birthday 

Sun, Aug 2, 1998 First AME Church invites all

Sun, Jul 26, 1998 Historic Ratto grocery to get a face lift

Sun, Jul 19, 1998 Summer art classes under way in historic district in Oakland

Sun, Jul 12, 1998 Heritage group begins walking tours today

Sun, Jul 5, 1998 Concert features renowned organ

Sun, Jun 28, 1998 St. Mary's celebrates Parish Day

Sun, Jun 21, 1998 Altenheim fest celebrates German roots

Sun, Jun 14, 1998 Museum a worthwhile stop when touring Oakland

Sun, Jun 7, 1998 You can see bit of Oakland's rich past

Sun, May 31, 1998 Key System building gets new life

Sun, May 24, 1998 Downtown walking tour set

Sun, May 17, 1998 Alameda honors historic buildings

Sun, May 10, 1998 Claremont/Uplands homes in tour

Sun, May 3, 1998 Oakland celebrates 146th birthday Tuesday

Sun, Apr 26, 1998 Historic St. Paul reopens renewed

Sun, Apr 19, 1998 Washington Inn gets face lift

Sun, Apr 12, 1998 Senior-assistance agency works out of Grand edifice, part 1

Sun, Apr 12, 1998 Allen: 1920s structures catered to the wealthy, part 2

Sun, Apr 5, 1998 Narrators needed

Sun, Mar 29, 1998 N/A

Sun, Mar 22, 1998 Oakland's historic shrine to architectural tile work

Sun, Mar 15, 1998 Historical church gets face lift

Sun, Mar 8, 1998 Two Oakland churches share facilities in their time of need

Sun, Mar 1, 1998 Oakland's Bates House now a bed and breakfast

Sun, Feb 22, 1998 Daughter, father leave their legacy in county

Sun, Feb 15, 1998 Museum makes its own mark in history

Sun, Feb 8, 1998 Museum offers heritage, promise

Sun, Feb 1, 1998 New Rite Aid pharmacy could bring city landmark back to life

Sun, Jan 25, 1998 Latest arts guide maps museums, galleries, stores

Sun, Jan 18, 1998 Pizazz at the graveyard: They did not go gently

Sun, Jan 11, 1998 Bunk house turned saloon celebrates its fame, part 1

Sun, Jan 11, 1998 Landmark: Oakland changes dramatically, part 2

Sun, Jan 4, 1998 70-year-old home provides beauty, dignity for elderly


Sun, Dec 28, 1997 Downtown structure builds on a rich design history

Sun, Dec 21, 1997 Celebrating 100 years of helping the poor

Sun, Dec 14, 1997 'Tis the season for folks to visit the Paramount

Sun, Dec 7, 1997 Holiday pageant slated at historic lakeside location

Sun, Nov 30, 1997 Oakland's historic CCAC

Sun, Nov 23, 1997 State historic commission visits urban revival

Sun, Nov 16, 1997 Flashback to university's early home

Sun, Nov 9, 1997 Clausen House celebrates its 30th anniversary

Sun, Nov 2, 1997 Old University High finally gets new life

Date Title Digital Subjects
Sun, Oct 26, 1997 Historic Oakland Tech featured in library exhibit   Oakland Tech High School
Sun, Oct 19, 1997 Temescal project, art show highlight historic districts   Jeff Norman; Temescal [ NB: seems like article text is jumbled with another ]
Sun, Oct 12, 1997 Part of Oakland history removed with Third Street railroad track   Western Pacific Depot; Richard Hoo Lee
Sun, Oct 5, 1997 Bookmark enjoys place in history   Bookmark Bookstore; Dunn Block; City of Oakland Walking Tours
Sun, Sep 29, 1997 Car parade to highlight Auto Row rejuvenation   Broadway Auto Row; Howard Automobile - Dahl Chevrolet Showroom
Sun, Sep 21, 1997 Plaque honors dead Chinese workers   Chinese American workers on dam for Lake Chabot
Sun, Sep 14, 1997 New postal station full of history   Rumford post office branch; William Byron Rumford
Sun, Sep 7, 1997 Locke House to be featured on tour   Locke House; William Lovering Locke
Sun, Aug 31, 1997 Fruitvale celebrates distinctive heritage   Fruitvale
Sun, Aug 24, 1997 Classic structures have adorned 14th & Broadway   MacDonough Theatre; First Interstate Bank Building;
Sun, Aug 17, 1997 N/A    
Sun, Aug 10, 1997 Overland House rich in history   Overland House
Sun, Aug 3, 1997 Dunsmuir House to be featured on TV   Dunsmuir Hellman House
Sun, Jul 27, 1997 Effort to save Oakland train station, 3 homes   16th Street Station
Sun, Jul 20, 1997 Oakland's Howard house survives century of change   Asa Howard House
Sun, Jul 13, 1997 African-American Museum and Library set to reopen   AAMLO
Sun, Jul 6, 1997 Memories of Oakland's uptown Sweet's Ballroom   Sweet's Ballroom
Sun, Jun 29, 1997 Exhibit will feature photos, items from magnificent estate   Isaac Requa; Piedmont
Sun, Jun 22, 1997 Oakland Historic District at center of art tour today   Old Oakland
Sun, Jun 15, 1997 Old Prescott Joseph Center gets new life   Prescott-Joseph Center
Sun, Jun 8, 1997 Iron goddess watches park   Latham-Ducel Fountain; Preservation Park
Sun, Jun 1, 1997 Center keeps Victorian history alive   Victorian Preservation Center; Cohen-Bray House
Sun, May 25, 1997 Gala evening celebrates Claremont's rich history   Claremont Hotel
Sun, May 18, 1997 YWCA member drive highlights restoration effort   YWCA
Sun, May 11, 1997 Pardee museum is rich in history   Pardee Home Museum
Sun, May 4, 1997 Grand Lake Theater a distinctive Oakland landmark   Grand Lake Theater
Sun, Apr 27, 1997 How Oakland's house by the lake lasted 140 years   Camron-Stanford House
Sun, Apr 20, 1997 'April in Paris' at Lake Merritt Hotel   Lake Merritt Hotel; William Weeks
Sun, Apr 13, 1997 Historic Schilling Gardens slated to be on display   Schilling Gardens
Sun, Apr 6, 1997 Neon displays brighten images of city, business   Ideal Cleaners; neon
Sun, Mar 30, 1997 Old American Bag Building is rich in history   American Bag Co. Building
Sun, Mar 23, 1997 History finds its friends in a park (p2)   Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
Sun, Mar 16, 1997 North Field: Amelia could find landmarks today   North Field
Sun, Mar 9, 1997 Ceremony for Ebony Museum's original home   Ebony Museum of Art; Oak Center
Sun, Mar 2, 1997 Oakland's Jingletown has its own history, identity   Jingletown
Sun, Feb 23, 1997 Cafe Quercus opens doors in historic Preservation Park   Preservation Park; White House
Sun, Feb 16, 1997 Long history behind new mural   Valva Realty; Oakland All Nations Mural
Sun, Feb 9, 1997 Exhibit tells Lincoln School's history   Lincoln School; Lincoln Square Park
Sun, Feb 2, 1997 Christian Science Church provides glimpse into history   First Church of Christ, Scientist
Sun, Jan 26, 1997 Can Oakland save historic cupola?   cupola (now at Fifth Avenue Marina); Harry Bruno; Metropolitan Yacht Club
Sun, Jan 19, 1997 N/A    
Sun, Jan 12, 1997 N/A    
Sun, Jan 5, 1997 N/A