Lecture: Jack London - Virtual Tour of Oakland by Gene Anderson
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Lecture: Jack London - Virtual Tour of Oakland by Gene Anderson

Lecture: Jack London - Virtual Tour of Oakland by Gene Anderson

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Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland

4499 Piedmont Avenue

Oakland, CA 94611

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The Virtual Tour: Jack London's Oakland

Author, adventurer, photographer -- many words and pursuits can be used to describe Jack London. What was the Oakland Jack London would have known? While Oakland has changed greatly since Jack attended Cole Grammar School in 1887 or wrote his first novel on Foothill Boulevard in 1900, we can use historic photos (and a few from the present day) to explore the Oakland that Jack would have known.

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Gene Anderson is the author of Legendary Locals of Oakland and a fourth-generation Oakland resident. When not working, Anderson can usually be found leading a walking tour for Oakland Urban Paths or working on oaklandwiki.org.

Location: Chapel of the Chimes, 4499 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, Calif.

This event is sponsored by the Oakland Heritage Alliance. Join or renew OHA membership for a $10 discount off member price.

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Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland

4499 Piedmont Avenue

Oakland, CA 94611

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