1929 1

Rudonia Apartments is an interesting-looking building at 3875 Ruby St. dating back to 1929. Elmer Frederick was the first owner, and K.C. Stevens the builder. Iris McClurg was the live-in manager. 1

When constructed, they featured Spark stoves, Inco wall beds, and hardware from Simon Hardware.

By 1934, they were known as the Acacia Apartments.

Forrest Shaklee, founder of the Shaklee Corporation, lived there c.1941.

Links and References

1932 classified

  1. Rudonia Apts. Opened Today Oakland Tribune October 13, 1929
  2. classified ad Oakland Tribune March 20, 1934