Archive for the ‘1962’ Category

1962 – A. G. Moniz

August 17, 2015

1962h

9317 Olive Street

If there were an Oakland Sidewalks Hall of Fame, Arthur Moniz would be in it.

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1962 – a group of Masons

July 9, 2015

1962g

2963 Barrett Street

This has about a dozen guys’ first names on it along with the Masons seal in the right corner and the date in the left.

1962 – Frank M. Brown

February 2, 2015

1962f

7046 Outlook Avenue

If there was any doubt about the date of yesterday’s mark, this one erases it, giving Brown an impressive range from 1930 to 1962.

1962 – R. G. Wolfe

December 19, 2013

1962e

3545 Rhoda Avenue

1962 – C. Valenzuela

December 18, 2013

1962d

4310 Coolidge Avenue

The sixties were kind of a lost decade for C. Valenzuela, so I’m always glad to see a mark from those years.

1962 – Gem Const. Inc.

September 21, 2013

1962c

8100 block South Coliseum Way

This is also known as Joe Morgan Way.

1962 – Gallagher & Burk

October 16, 2010

1962

Hollis Avenue beneath I-580

It is so rare to find a dated mark, or any mark at all, in the concrete around freeways that I’m often tempted to skip them entirely. And yet here’s one with a coveted 1960s date.