Oakland in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
El Camino Rancho San Antonio
Daughters of the American Revolution,
Erected 1939 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Oakland Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 37° 49.461′ N, 122° 15.534′ W. Marker is in Oakland, California, in Alameda County. Marker is at the intersection of West MacArthur Boulevard and Broadway, on the right when traveling east on West MacArthur Boulevard. Click for map. The marker is located in the northeast corner of Mosswood Park, at the intersection of Broadway and West MacArthur Boulevard. Marker is in this post office area: Oakland CA 94611, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Saint Mary's College (approx. 0.3 miles away); Key Route Train Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Augustine's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Antonio Bras Columns (approx. 0.9 Paramount Theatre (approx. 1.1 miles away); Key Route Terminal (approx. 1.2 miles away); In Memory of Col. John Coffee Hays (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Black Panther's First Office (approx. 1.3 miles away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Oakland.
Also see . . . History of the Peralta Family and the Rancho San Antonio. The Peralta Hacienda's history of the Peralta Family and Rancho San Antonio. No actual mention of El Camino, but it does at least provide some historical context of the development and use of the road. (Submitted on April 4, 2012.)
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