Berkeley in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Live Oak Park
— Berkeley History —
Erected 2000 by Berkeley Historical Plaque Project.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Natural Features.
Location. 37° 53.039′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1301 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley CA 94709, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Napoleon Bonaparte Byrne House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Hunrick Grocery Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peet’s Coffee & Tea (approx. ¼ mile away); Edward A. Brakenridge House (approx. 0.3 miles away); North Branch Berkeley Public Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Berkeley Municipal Rose Garden (approx. 0.4 miles away); North Berkeley Congregational (Grace North) Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hillside Club (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley.
Also see . . . Live Oak Park - City of Berkeley. The City Council authorized the purchase of the park site in 1914 for the price of $87,000, bought on installments. The park opened to the public on June 1, 1916. (Submitted on April 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 568 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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