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San Francisco History - General
San Francisco History Center
The SF library's invaluable repository!
San Francisco History Index
The Z folks have lots of online information, plus a great Q&A forum to ask about what isn't there.
San Francisco Historical Society
Turning the Old Mint into the SF History Museum
San Francisco History Association
Monthly meetings on different SF history topics.
The Museum of the City of San Francisco
More SF factoids than you can shake a cable car at, and speaking of...
Market Street Railway
Dedicated to the preservation of historic transit in San Francisco!
The Cable Car Site
Joe Thompson's quarterly effort to document and celebrate SF transportation history
Ron Filion's site
Plenty of transcribed primary source material on the old town.
Bill Roddy's Memories and Memorabilia.
City Guides Walking Tours
Free walking tours of San Francisco including the former Sutro Baths area and the Inner Sunset.
San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation
Saving SF movie theaters!
Friends of the Music Concourse
Working to landmark the center of Golden Gate Park
San Francisco Heritage
Preserving our city's architecture!
Bernal Heights Preservation
They do what we do over there! Hurray!
1906 Earthquake Centennial Alliance
Planning the big events to commemorate the last "Big One"
Crooks Tour of San Francisco Blog
Tales of Dishonest Activity in SF History
San Francisco History - Photo Collections
Charles Cushman Collection - University of Indiana
Over 1700 color photos of San Francisco between 1938 and 1964
Roy D. Graves Collection - Bancroft Library
1200 digitized photos - San Francisco prior to 1906
Jesse Brown Cook Scrapbooks - Bancroft Library
4000 early twentieth century views of San Francisco
San Francisco Public Library - Historical Photographs
38,000 digitized images
R.J. Waters Album - Bancroft Library
123 views ca. 1865-1906
Cliff House Project
Gary Stark's amazing labor of love---too big for one visit!
Gary Meyer is keeping the old girl vital and interesting
Peggy Vincent's tribute site to the beloved amusement park
George Washington High School
GWHS History and Traditions
Friends of the Giant Camera
The Camera Obscura beside the Cliff House is now an historical landmark.
Lowell High School
Read about the oldest public high school west of the Mississippi.
Saint Ignatius College Prep
A site with a great section on the school's history
West of Twin Peaks
Westwood Park Association
Great history and photos of the bungalow development
Westwood Highlands Association
Great photos of the area, with detailed close-ups!
Lake Merced to the OMI District
Ingleside Terraces Home Archive
Terrific "Then and Now" photos of Ingleside Terraces homes
Friends of Lake Merced
Help restore the historic waters!
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