Lake Merritt, Oakland, California old postcards, photos and other historic images

Lake Merritt, Oakland, California, old postcards, photos, matchbooks and other historic items, provide a great visual look back at Lake Merritt’s history.

Lake Merritt, Oakland, California
Wild Ducks Game Refuge, Lake Merritt, Oakland, California
This area in Lakeside Park was declared a California State Game Refuge in 1869