The Oakland History Room in the Oakland Main Library has mounted a new exhibit that will highlight how Oakland civic and business leaders have marketed the city throughout the years. Learn the amazing story of how Oakland has gone from boom to bust to boom again. The exhibit will feature news articles, photographs, Chamber of Commerce brochures, convention and visitors bureau materials, and other ephemera. The exhibit will run through Sunday, November 3, 2013.
Oakland! 100 years of Boosterism and Image-making
Monday, July 22, 2013 - Sunday, November 3, 2013