African-American Museum and Library at Oakland
— Oakland Landmark Number 48 —Dedicated in 1902 as the Oakland Public Library, this was the first Carnegie Library built in Oakland. Designed in the American Beaux Arts style by architects Bliss and Faville (who later designed the Hotel Oakland), it was Oakland's main library until 1951.
|Series||This marker is part of the Carnegie Libraries series|
|Placed By||Oakland Heritage Alliance|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 8:48am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 563703 N 4184563|
|Decimal Degrees||37.80623333, -122.27633333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 48.374', W 122° 16.58'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 48' 22.44" N, 122° 16' 34.80" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||510, 415, 925|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 659 14th St, Oakland CA 94612, US|
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