Outside Lands Podcast Episode 266: Kelly's Pond

One mysterious body of water and the art of old photo detective work demonstrated by Andrew Milhailovsky.
Outside Lands San Francisco - Mar 8, 2018

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 266: Kelly's Pond Outside Lands Podcast Episode 266: Kelly's Pond

pictured:Parker near Geary, 1880s

Interdune lake known as Kelly's Pond, north of today's Geary Boulevard. Former 139 Parker Avenue house behind. [Research by Andrew Mihailovsky] Popular hunting spot, filled in the 1890's? Rowboat with six men.
Photographer Unknown (Courtesy of a Private Collector)

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