1937 Fire – Upper Broadway Terrace

A brush and timber fire that destroyed at least four Oakland hill area homes and menaced at least 50 more burned in the area of Pine Needle Road and Upper Broadway Terrace and came close to the buildings of the new Broadway Low-Level tunnel (Caldicott Tunnel). This was on September 25, 1937. Oakland Tribune Sep... Continue Reading →

Spanish Home for Smith Reserve

"The Casa Maria Luisa," the first of the "Daughter of Peralta" homes will be open an exhibition residence with imported furnishings in Smith Reserve shortly after Jan 1, 1930. Fully decorated by H.C. Capwell company and sold by the Realty Syndicate.

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