1950 Sanborn excerpt
Rockwell lower left, Nelson Arms upper right

Rockwell Apartments and Nelson Arms Apartments are two apartment buildings at 26th and Foothill, built in 1928 by N.E. Rockwell and Henry Nelson.

When constructed, they featured Frigidaire refrigerators and Marshall and Stearns wall beds. 1,2 The two buildings are kitty-corner from each other, and have similar footprints.

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Links and References

  1. Rockwell Apartments Now Completed Oakland Tribune February 12, 1928
  2. Nelson Arms Apartments Completed Oakland Tribune July 29, 1928