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PROPERTY: 
Cohen Bray House:  https://localwiki.org/oakland/Cohen-Bray_House
Oak Tree Farm estate:  https://localwiki.org/oakland/Oak_Tree_Farm_Tract  
Designated Landmark is listed as Alfred H. Cohen House - http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/PBN/OurServices/Historic/DOWD009012

PRESS:
East Bay Express article: https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/best-gawk-at-the-pastremember-thou-shalt-not-covet-old-money/Content?oid=1073849
East Bay Times article: https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2008/11/28/historic-cohen-bray-house-revealed/ 
SF Gate article: https://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/LIVING-WITH-THE-PAST-The-heirs-to-an-Oakland-2944907.php  
Oakland Magazine article on: http://www.oaklandmagazine.com/Oakland-Magazine/December-2007/Holiday-Traditions/

ARCHITECTURE & FURNISHINGS:
Photos: https://annawu.com/blog/2018/08/cohen-bray/  

https://www.ruffledblog.com/victorian-tea-bridal-shower-inspiration/ 
http://www.foundsf.org/index.php?title=Victorian_Order_and_the_Look_of_Urbanity
https://www.baha-news.blogspot.com/2004/09/lecture-on-cohen-bray-house.html  
https://www.dunnedwards.com/colors/specs/posts/then-now-and-forever-r-the-victorian-era-color-collection  
http://www.thepeacockroom.blogspot.com/2008/  

 

LOCAL HISTORY RESOURCES:
Oakland Heritage Alliance:  http://www.oaklandheritage.org/
https://www.kqed.org/news/11745239/how-have-a-bunch-of-19th-century-victorians-survived-in-downtown-oakland?sfns=mo.  
Bay Area Historic House Museums:  http://www.bahhm.org/east-bay/east-bay-bayside/cohen-bray-house/