The Nuttall Encyclopedia
On the E. coast of the Bay of San Francisco, 4½ m. across from San Francisco city, is the capital of Alameda County, California, a beautiful city with tree-lined streets, surrounded by vineyards and orchards; it has a home of the adult blind of the State, manufactures of textile and iron goods, and fruit-canning industries, and is the terminus of the Southern Pacific Railroad.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Oakland'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/o/oakland.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.