If you go to Google and search on the full address, you will be able to see the area both on a map and in a picture.
Use: 804 R street, Bakersfield, CA as the search string.
You can also drive there or even walk from your location:
Go south on O Street to 8th Street and turn Left (west) Go 2 blocks to R Street and turn left again. The address is on the right-hand side of the street. Be aware that the house itself may be gone or be different than it was in the day Mr Borderre lived there.