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ID: 2014016
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of San Leandro (inhabited place)  San Leandro (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 37 42 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 37.7000  decimal degrees
Long: 122 09 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -122.1500  decimal degrees

Note: Loacated 15 miles E of Oakland; forms part of East Bay suburban region; laid out in 1855 & became agricultural center; also manufactures paper products & household appliances.

Names:
San Leandro (preferred,C,V)
Squatterville (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of California (state)  ............  California (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Alameda (county)  ................  Alameda (county) (P)
Hierarchy of San Leandro (inhabited place)  ....................  San Leandro (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  settled on portion of Rancho San Leandro (1839) & known as Squatterville after prospectors came here during Gold Rush of 1849
city (C)  ............  incorporated in 1872
county seat (C)  ............  until 1872
manufacturing center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
San Leandro..........  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 393
.......................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6028303
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1070
Squatterville..........  [VP]
..........................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 393
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 393
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6028303
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1070
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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