Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

California

>

Oakland

>

Oakland Army Base, Railroad Engine Shop, Engineer Road & Wake Avenue, Oakland, Alameda County, CA



B&W Photos

Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.

Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.

HB154338
West Face.

HB154341
Interior View Toward North End.

HB154341
Interior View Toward North End.

HB154343
Structural Details At Entrance Of Locomotive Roundhouse, Sheet No

HB154343
Structural Details At Entrance Of Locomotive Roundhouse, Sheet No

HB154345

HB154345

HB154347

Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.

HB154349

Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.

HB154351

HB154351

HB154353


Data Pages

Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.
Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.

Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Engineer Road & Wake Avenue, Oakland, CA

Find maps of Oakland, CA


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CA-125-M
Significance: The Railroad Engine Shop, provided both housing and maintenance for OARB's locomotive engines. The conveyance, by rail, of troops and materiel to the shipping berths was important in fulfilling the Installation's wartime mission.

Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTH FACE.
2. WEST FACE.
3. OBLIQUE VIEW OF WEST AND SOUTH FACES.
4. OBLIQUE VIEW OF SOUTH AND EAST FACES.
5. INTERIOR VIEW TOWARD NORTH END.
6. LOCOMOTIVE ROUND HOUSE, SHEET 1-9-2/89 (DRAWING DATED 1942).
7. STRUCTURAL DETAILS AT ENTRANCE OF LOCOMOTIVE ROUNDHOUSE, SHEET NO. 1-9-2/89.1 (DRAWING DATED 1942).
8. LOCOMOTIVE ROUNDHOUSE, NO SHEET NUMBER (DRAWING DATED 1963).


Back to Oakland, California