Oakland in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Asian Resource Center
Code Machine Factory
On the top floor
Women of Chinatown
sewed parachutes for
Erected by 10,000 Steps.
Location. 37° 47.975′ N, 122° 16.2′ W. Marker is in Oakland, California, in Alameda County. Marker is at the intersection of 9th Street and Harrison Street, on the left when traveling west on 9th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 9th Street, Oakland CA 94607, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oakland’s Chinatowns (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of College of California (approx. ¼ mile away); Alameda County Courthouses (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oakland Rails (approx. 0.4 miles away); Western Union Railroad Depot (approx. 0.4 miles away); C. L. Dellums (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1946 General Strike (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oakland City Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakland.
More about this marker. This marker is embedded in the sidewalk.
Also see . . . Asian Resource Center - Oakland Chinatown Oral History Project (Submitted on April 4, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Asian Americans • Industry & Commerce • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 4, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.