E.A. Spalding, Contractor 1888Robert Agers constructed this building to manufacture "the very best soda water" for customers throughout California. The recessed storefronts, second-floor oriel windows, and high false front are all largely unchanged from a 1904 expansion. The building evokes Berkeley's early small-town character when Telegraph Avenue was lined with wood frame houses and small shops.
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|Placed By||Berkeley Historical Plaque Project|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:03pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 565236 N 4191082|
|Decimal Degrees||37.86488333, -122.25833333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 51.893', W 122° 15.5'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 51' 53.58" N, 122° 15' 30.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||510, 415|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 991 Mesquite Rd, Berkeley CA 94704, US|
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