East End Tour Next Saturday

Alameda Semi-Weekly Argus

East End Tour Next Saturday

Join Alameda Sun publisher and historian Dennis Evanosky to learn the history of our city’s East End. Dennis will talk about the Native American presence, Thompson’s Artesian Waterworks (and how it created today’s Christmas Tree Lane) and A. A. Cohen’s estate (with his mansion, pictured on the left). He will also introduce you to Cohen’s son and photographer Edgar and detail how the East End developed in the early 20th century. The tour will begin at 9 a.m., Saturday, Aug.14. Meet at Versailles and Lincoln avenues.

This Saturday, Aug. 14, at 9 a.m., Dennis Evanosky will lead a tour of Alameda’s East End. Meet at the intersection of Versailles and Lincoln avenues and learn about all the early settlers mentioned on this map. See what’s so very special about the area outlined in green. Stop by the Alameda Sun office after the tour and have a look at this map in its entirety.