Joe & Rose Shoong House
photo from Our Oakland

The Joe & Rose Shoong House was designed by architect Julia Morgan and built in 1922 for $13,000. Joe Shoong, his wife Rose and their three children moved there from San Francisco around 1924.

On December 5, 1995 the Shoong House was designated Oakland Landmark #122, under Zoning Case #LM 95-78.


385 Bellevue Avenue, Oakland, California



  • Interview with Doris Shoong Lee "Doris Shoong Lee: Carrying on the Family Legacy of Chinese American Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy". Interview by Elizabeth Castle, 2006. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.