Archive for the ‘1962’ Category

1962 – A. G. Moniz

August 17, 2015


9317 Olive Street

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


1962 – a group of Masons

July 9, 2015


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


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


3545 Rhoda Avenue

1962 – C. Valenzuela

December 18, 2013


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


8100 block South Coliseum Way

This is also known as Joe Morgan Way.

1962 – Gallagher & Burk

October 16, 2010


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.