VINCENT CORTEZ

“I know that my grandfather, when my father, the oldest of, I think five total was born, they were still living in West Oakland on the rail yard. So for the first year of his life, my father lived in this little shack on the southern Pacific railroad yard. My grandfather was just saving up […]

FALCON DAVE

“I could speak on the Falcon boys for one, as a car club that originated in 1979 in Oakland, on 96th and Birch Street, East Oakland.  And that was the first car that was customized for the African Americans. After the Falcons came the Mustangs, Cougars, like Granadas, you know, Mavericks. But yeah, that’s just […]