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Evening View of the Golden Gate, from the Pacific Female College, Oakland, Alameda County

California. Old Spanish "Mission San José," Alameda County

Warm Springs, Alameda County - From the road

San Leandro - General view, Alameda County

Residence of Mr. Morse, Oakland, Alameda County

Alvarado, Alameda County

The lake at Warm Springs, Alameda County

Haywards, Alameda County

Residence of Major R.W. Kirkham, Oakland, Alameda County

San Leandro, from the Railroad station, Alameda County

The Warm Springs Hotel, Alameda County

Mission San José, Alameda County

The Pacific Female College, Oakland, Alameda County

Mission San Jose, near view - Alameda County

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Centerville, Alameda County, California

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Centerville, Alameda County, California

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Niles, Alameda County, California

Map showing portions of Alameda and Contra Costa counties, city and county of San Francisco, California, carefully compiled from official and private maps, surveys and data /

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Niles, Alameda County, California

U.S. Reports: Cent. Pac. Ry. v. Alameda County, 284 U.S. 463 (1932)

Opening of union cafe. Oakland, California. Photograph made day after 1936 Presidential election

The day after election. Oakland, California. November 12, 1936

Opening of union cafe. Oakland, California. Photograph made day after 1936 Presidential election

Weighers' and warehousemens' union headquarters. Oakland, California

The day after election. Oakland, California. November 12, 1936

Weighers' and warehousemens' union headquarters. Oakland, California

Student audience listening to Peace Day address of General Smedley Butler. Berkeley, California, University of California

Campus of University of California, Berkeley, California. Students assembling for Peace Day address of General Smedley Butler

Student audience listening to Peace Day address of General Smedley Butler. Berkeley, California, University of California

Student audience listening to Peace Day address of General Smedley Butler. Berkeley, California, University of California

Campus of University of California, Berkeley, California. Students assembling for Peace Day address of General Smedley Butler

Small farm in the coast range foothills. Alameda County, California

Campus of University of California, Berkeley, California. Students assembling for Peace Day address of General Smedley Butler

Student audience listening to Peace Day address of General Smedley Butler. Berkeley, California, University of California

Weighing dehydrated potatoes to determine rate of dehydration degree. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Mission San Jose, California. Tombstone of emigrant to California from Sao Jorge, Azores Islands

Mr. Anthony B. Thomas, councilman and a leading druggist of San Leandro, California, whose parents were born on the Flores Island of the Azores

G.F. Bailey, scientific aid, at work on carotene test of dehydrated vegetables at the regional agricultural research laboratory. Albany, California

Albany, California. U.S. Department of Agriculture western regional agricultural research laboratory. Blindfold test for flavor of cooked dehydrated spinach

Washing cabbage which will be dehydrated. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Bella Sumares is the comedienne of the group of Portuguese who put on an hour radio program daily over KROW in Oakland, California. Miss Sumares was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts; her parents were born in Madeira, Portugal. Miss Sumares says, "I like to sing all sorts of songs, both American and Portuguese. The Portuguese are a singing people and we have all had many things to sing about and to be happy about in this country"

Blindfold test for aroma of cooked dehydrated spinach. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Albany, California. U.S. Department of Agriculture western regional agricultural research laboratory. The shredded cabbage which is to by dehydrated is spread evenly on a tray

Dehydrated vegetables are cooked in a controlled method at the regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Horace Campbell, associate chemist, adjusts automatic thermal control of the tunnel dehydrater in use at the regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Mr. H. Ormand, who is a leading jeweler in San Leandro, California, came to the United States from the Azores Islands twenty-three years ago when he was seventeen years old. For three years he lived in San Francisco and then moved to Oakland where he worked in a jewelry store for ten years. In 1932 he opened his own store in San Leandro. Mr. Ormond and his wife have worked long hours to build their establishment and now hold a respected position in the social and business life of San Leandro. Mr. Ormond said, "I received my education as a boy in the Azores but I have found that all the things that I learned there as well as the principles of honesty amd integrity and thrift and industry that my parents taught me have served me well in my adopted country. While I now speak a different language, all the principles of life in the United States and the Azores are the same."

Washing cabbage which will be dehydrated. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Research into possibilities of using shortwave radio waves for internal heating of food products in dehydration process is being carried on at the regional agricultural research laboratory. Albany, California

Entrance to the Italian Catholic church. Oakland, California

Kindergarten child of Portuguese descent in a grade school in San Leandro, California

Trays of dehydrated cabbage freshly removed from cabinet dryer. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Washing cabbage which will by dehydrated. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Council meeting, San Leandro, California. This is a five-member board; the city clerk and city attorney meet with the council board. Mrs. Helen L.C. Lawrence, the mayor and Mr. Anthony B. Thomas, first on left, are both of Portuguese descent

Theresa Alexander, whose parents were born in Portugal, is a student in the grade school of San Leandro, California. She wants to be an artist and is spending her spare time working on posters for various defense groups

Group of Portuguese who put on a one-hour program daily over station KROW. Oakland, California

Blindfold test for aroma of cooked dehydrated spinach. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Taking a sample of blanched cabbage; blanching is one of the methods used for slight precooking of vegetables for dehydration. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Kindergarten children in a grade school of San Leandro, California. Seventy percent of the school children are of Portuguese descent

Blindfold test for flavor in cooked dehydrated spinach. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Saint Joseph's Portuguese church and parish house in Oakland, California

Blindfolding a tester of cooked dehydrated spinach at the regional agricultural research laboratory. Albany, California

J.D. Ponting, junior chemist in division of commodity processing, conducts a galvanometer test on vitamin C content of dehydrated vegetable. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

G.T. Hemmeter, chief of the mechanical engineering section of the engineering and development division, sets one of the automatic recording thermometers used on tunnel dryer which he designed for dehydrating vegetables. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Dr. G.I. Jones, associate chemist, runs vitamin B complex determination test on dehydrated vegetables. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Blindfold test for aroma of cooked dehydrated spinach. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Mr. A.J. Oliveira, of Portuguese descent, who is cashier of the First National Bank in San Leandro, California

Texture and "feel" of the dehydrated cabbage is one method of determining the quality of the finished product. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Preparing cabbage for dehydration. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Classroom in a grade school of San Leandro, California. All children with their hands raised are of Portuguese descent, and are proud of it

Boys of varying nationality who play and study together in the grade school at San Leandro, California

Weighing a packaged sample of dehydrated vegetable to determine moisture resistance quality of packaging. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California. A special humidifying room gives an accelerated test

Dr. G.I. Jones, associate chemist, weighs sample of dehydrated vegetable for vitamin B complex determination test. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Blindfold test for aroma of cooked dehydrated spinach. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Emptying dehydrated cabbage into hopper. Western regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

The shredded cabbage which is to be dehydrated is spread evenly in tray. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Girl of Portuguese descent who is pupil in San Leandro, California's grade school

The shredded cabbage which is to be dehydrated is spread evenly in tray. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Recording data concerning aroma, appearance and flavor of dehydrated vegetables. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Mr. Arthus V. Avila who came to the United States thirty-two years ago from the Azores Islands. He is the director of the hour-long daily program in the Portuguese language over station KROW, Oakland, California. He is also a Minuteman. "For my part, I have always considered it a privilege to be a citizen of this country and in my radio activities I have always felt that it was not only a pleasure, but that I was discharging part of my duty to keep the Portuguese people of this state informed. You know, it is said that the best people are the best informed people and I believe that too," says Mr. Avila. He continued: "There has always been a bond between the people of Portugal and those of the United States, and now between those of us who have come to make our homes in this country and those of you that have always belonged here, there has been a bond welded so tightly and securely that we are one and inseparable

Typical home of San Leandro, California. Notice the block warden sign in the front window. The civilian defense activities have been well organized, and people of Portuguese blood have been quick to volunteer their services

Horace Campbell, associate chemist, adjusts automatic thermal control of the tunnel dehydrater in use at the regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Albany, California. U.S. Department of Agriculture western regional agricultural research laboratory. The shredded cabbage which is to by dehydrated is spread evenly on a tray

Dehydrated vegetables are cooked in a controlled method at the regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

A few of sample packages of dehydrated vegetables on which tests are being conducted. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Albany, California. Workers removing a container of chopped, blanched cabbage from a vat of hot water. By laboratory tests, it is determined which processing method retains the greatest percentage of vitamin content and produces the most attractive product

Grade schoolboy of Portuguese descent. San Leandro, California

Legend on regional agricultural research laboratory. Albany, California

Weighing cabbage for dehydration. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Weighing dehydrated potatoes to determine rate of dehydration degree. Regional agricultural laboratory, Albany, California

Dr. G.I. Jones, associate chemist, conducts tests in determination of vitamin B complex in dehydrated vegetables. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California. This test must be conducted in light of certain quality which will not destroy vitamins in solution

Detail of home of Uniao Portugueza do Estado da California (UPEC), Portuguese fraternal order, established in 1880. San Leandro, California

Typical home of San Leandro, California. Notice the block warden sign in the front window. The civilian defense activities have been well organized, and people of Portuguese blood have been quick to volunteer their services

Accurate weight is recorded of the dehydrated vegetables in determining the degree of dehydration. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Demonstrating use of cellophane and similar products in overall moisture resistant wrapping of packaged dehydrated vegetables. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Recording data concerning aroma, appearance and flavor of dehydrated vegetables. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Charging the tunnel dehydrater at the regional agricultural research laboratory. Albany, California

Kindergarten children in a grade school of San Leandro, California. There are four public grade schools and one parochial school in the community

J.D. Ponting, junior chemist in division of commodity processing, conducts a galvanometer test on vitamin C content of dehydrated vegetable. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Taking a sample of blanched cabbage; blanching is one of the methods used for slight precooking of vegetables for dehydration. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California

Recording data concerning aroma, appearance and flavor of dehydrated vegetables. Regional agricultural research laboratory, Albany, California