Oakland City Hall

1421 Washington St., Oakland, California

Photos 

Oakland City Hall

1. Showing entire building

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

Done by a nationally prominent architectural firm, who won this commission and two others for city halls in competitions, Oakland city hall is a blending of Beaux Arts planning and contemporary skyscraper architecture. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS CA-419)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 15, 1983
Reference number
83001170
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
City hall
Current function
City hall
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant years
1911; 1914

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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