Oakland in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
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Location. 37° 46.723′ N, 122° 10.946′ W. Marker is in Oakland, California, in Alameda County. Marker is on Wetmore Road. Click for map. El Campanil is located in the heart of the Mills College Campus, just across the circle from Mills Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Oakland CA 94613, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Latitude Sighting of the Golden Gate (approx. 0.2 miles away); Commemoration of Old Redwood Road from Redwood Canyon (approx. 1.5 miles away); Peralta Hacienda (approx. 2 miles away); Anza Expedition of 1776 (approx. 2 miles away); 442nd Regimental Combat Team Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Site of Blossom Rock Navigation Trees (approx. 2.3 miles away); Voyage of the Brooklyn (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Creation of a Park (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oakland.
Also see . . .
1. El Campanil. The Council of Independent College's Historic Campus Architecture Project page for El Campanil. On the campanile's bells: Ten bells that had been cast (Submitted on February 4, 2011.)
2. Our History. Mill College's history. On noted faculty and visitors:...Many of the world’s foremost artists, politicians, and scholars have taught, lectured, and performed at Mills, including Gertrude Stein, Mark Twain, Darius Milhaud, Alfred Neumeyer, John Cage, Isabel Allende, and Gloria Steinem. Mills continues to draw people interested in experimentation, leadership, social responsibility, and creativity—the hallmarks of a 21st-century Mills education. (Submitted on February 4, 2011.)
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