38th Avenue and Balboa Street, 1951 and 2006

A branch of Bank of America still operates on the southwest corner of 38th Avenue and Balboa Street, but it has expanded to take over where Sterling Cleaners and the Balboa Club bar once stood. In 1951, there were a lot more windows on the 38th Avenue facade of the bank. Walter's Creamery was getting a delivery of Spreckel's Ice Cream in this shot.

3701 Balboa at 38th Avenue, 1951. - San Francisco Assessor's Department

WNP photo from approximately same spot, December 29, 2006:

3701 Balboa at 38th Avenue, December 29, 2006 - WNP photo


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