The Montclarion, a little history

A little history of the Montclarion newspaper in Oakland Ca. Before The Montclarion newspaper rolled off the presses in 1944, there were two earlier editions of the paper.  The Montclair Garden Club published a newsletter called the Montclair Clarion in the early 1930s.  The editor was Margery Lane Schuler who lived on Merriewood Drive.  Schuler was also the advertising manager, copy … Continue reading The Montclarion, a little history

Oakmore Highland Model Homes

Breuner-Tribune Home June 1934 Display Homes of 1934 New homes at 1746 Leimert, 1808 Leimert and 1816 Leimert - Sept 1934   1746 Leimert, 1808 Leimert and 1816 Leimert Just a few of the homes in the Oakmore Highlands Neighborhood.   For more on Oakmore Highlands please see: Oakmore Highlands  

Havenscourt

Wickman Havens Real Estate Company opened Havenscourt in 1912.   Within the 170 acres  Havenscourt there are 21 miles of streets and sidewalks.¹ Two Schools, 17 Acres Playground, a Civic Center and train station The official entrance was at Havenscourt Blvd and East 14th Street where there was a a pergola and a gazebo. The Havenscourt station … Continue reading Havenscourt