One mysterious body of water and the art of old photo detective work demonstrated by Andrew Milhailovsky.
Outside Lands San Francisco - Mar 8, 2018
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.
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What other museum allows you to play with the collection? The coin-operated amusements of the Musee Mecanique, now at Pier 45, had a long history in western San Francisco. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Feb 7, 2013)