Outside Lands Podcast Episode 94: Soap Box Derbys in the Sunset

From the 1930s to the 1960s children in unmotorized vehicles raced on the hills of the Sunset District.
Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast - Oct 25, 2014

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 94: Soap Box Derbys in the Sunset Outside Lands Podcast Episode 94: Soap Box Derbys in the Sunset

pictured:Sunset Blvd. & Vicente, Jul 23, 1949

The twelfth annual San Francisco Soap Box Derby on Sunset Boulevard near Vicente Street. The winner was fourteen-year-old Paul Hodgson.

On the Map (click marker for larger map)
Use this form for any comments, corrections, or thoughts you have on this particular image.
More Podcasts
  • Podcast # 135: Lakeside District

    Thousands of people pass by this insulated enclave every day, the icelandic vision of small town America called Lakeside. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Aug 18, 2015)
  • Podcast # 300: Western Neighborhoods Project

    Hey, we are history too now! For the 300th podcast we talk about the venerable organization named the Western Neighborhoods Project. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Nov 10, 2018)
All Podcasts...

The Outside Lands San Francisco podcast is also available as a subscription via iTunes and by RSS feed.

Save SF History