Original Campus of University of CaliforniaUniversity of California, chartered March 23, 1868. Located between Franklin and Harrison, 12th and 14th Streets, from 1869 to 1873. Using buildings of former College of California, successor to Contra Costa Academy founded by Henry Durant, June 1853. He was elected first university president in June 1870. University moved to present Berkeley site September 1873.
|Placed By||California State Department of Parks and Recreation, Alameda County Historical Society, Oakland Chamber of Commerce|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 1:34pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 564244 N 4184236|
|Decimal Degrees||37.80325000, -122.27021667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 48.195', W 122° 16.213'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 48' 11.70" N, 122° 16' 12.78" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||510, 415, 925|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1300-1314 Franklin St, Oakland CA 94612, US|
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