Oakland, CA: Published by the Board of Port Commissioners, 1933. First Edition. Paperback. Small 8vo. 12 issues. Various paginations. black & whote photographic illustrations. Stiff blue wrappers with gilt lettering to front cover; original color illustrated wrappers bound in. Light wear to extremities; a near fine copy. Item #18812
The Port of Oakland is a major container ship facility located in Oakland, California, in the San Francisco Bay. It was the first major port on the Pacific Coast of the United States to build terminals for container ships. It is now the fifth busiest container port in the United States, behind Long Beach, Los Angeles, Newark, and Savannah. - wiki. Stories of various aspects on the early history of the Port of Oakland, including aviation, shipping, freight & cargo, facilities and much more.