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Community Photo of the Week: Historic Mills Hall

on September 21, 2011

Oakland North is continuing with our feature. Every Wednesday, we will publish a photo submitted by one of our readers. This week’s photo is by Kim Kerry-Tyerman.

Kerry-Tyerman snapped this photo of historic Mills Hall on the Mills College campus. “As a Mills student, I see this beauty every day but to most of the public it’s buried away in the concrete of East Oakland,” Kerry-Tyerman wrote in an e-mail. “Mills Hall is one of Oakland’s thirteen California Historical Landmarks, a fun fact especially considering that Mills and the City of Oakland were both founded in 1852 and have had a fruitful partnership since then.”

If you’d like to contribute to “community photo of the week,” just send a favorite photograph taken in Oakland to with the subject: PHOTO. Please make all photographs large-sized and in jpeg format.

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