Lionel Wilson Building

Oakland, CA
Civic | HSR

Completed in 1908 for the First National Bank of Oakland, The Lionel Wilson (Old Broadway) Building functions as an early example of both reinforced concrete and high-rise construction. the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake severely damaged the building. Carey & Co. prepared a historic structure report, designed interior modifications, and served as the conservation architect for the exterior terra cotta repairs.

  • photo: David Wakely

    photo: David Wakely