Oakland History Room, Oakland Public Library

The Oakland History Room is an important center for the study of the history and current development of the East Bay. Its collection contains a wide variety of materials relating to the history of Oakland and the larger Bay Area, including books, magazines, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, photographs, postcards, sheet music, trade catalogs, and scrapbooks. The Oakland History Room has a small collection of documentaries about Oakland and recorded oral histories about Oakland neighborhoods.


Telephone: (510) 238-3222, Email: ohr@oaklandlibrary.org

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