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Describe Roos Brothers Building here

On July 8, 1986 the Roos Brothers Building was designated Oakland Landmark #102, under Zoning Case #LM 86-36.

It appears to have been originally built for S.M. Friedman's women's apparel store in 1925, and designed by Reed and Corlett2


1500-20 Broadway/448 15th Street, Oakland, California

CC SA-BY Our OaklandCC SA-BY Our Oaklandexcerpt of 1925 photo
courtesy Tim Sanchez
c.1935 1

Links and References

  1. ohrphoto.dpoa5.030.jpg Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
  2. New Home for Women's Apparel Shop Oakland Tribune August 10, 1925