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Oakland in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Pardee House

 
 
The Pardee House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 9, 2014
1. The Pardee House Marker
Inscription.
Built in 1868 by Enoch H, Pardee (1827-96), physician, Mayor of Oakland, State Assemblyman, and Senator, it was the home of the families E. H. Pardee and his son, George C. Pardee (1857- 1941) physician, Mayor of Oakland, Governor of California (1903-07), and President of the East Bay Municipal Utility District.
 
Erected by Alameda County Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 48.272′ N, 122° 16.673′ W. Marker is in Oakland, California, in Alameda County. Marker is on 11th Street near Castro Street when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 672 11th Street, Oakland CA 94607, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lafayette Square Timeline (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chabot Observatory (about 500 feet away); Preservation Park (about 600 feet away); First Unitarian Church of Oakland (about 800 feet away); Charles S. Greene Library (about 800 feet away); Jefferson Square Park (approx. mile away); Oakland City Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1946 General Strike (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakland.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Pardee Home - History
The Pardee House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 9, 2014
2. The Pardee House Marker
. Oakland's Pardee Home is one of the greatest architectural and historical treasures of Northern California. First-time visitors might initially be attracted by the exterior beauty of the house and its gardens, but after entering the house they learn of its outstanding historical importance and of its unique interiors and artifacts from throughout the world (Submitted on January 16, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 

2. George C. Pardee - Oakland Wiki. Dr. George C. Pardee (July 25, 1857–September 1, 1941) was a medical doctor, the 29th Mayor of Oakland, California and the Governor of the State of California from 1903 to 1907. (Submitted on January 16, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsPolitics
 
The Pardee House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 9, 2014
3. The Pardee House
The Pardee House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 9, 2014
4. The Pardee House
The Pardee House circa 1900 image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer
5. The Pardee House circa 1900
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 337 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 16, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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