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Balboa Theaters of San Francisco
The Richmond's beloved Balboa Theater wasn't the first.
SF West History Minute - Jul 8, 2009
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The Breon Gate
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In 1941, builder Ray Galli broke the Sunset District mold with his tiny single-story homes.
(SF West History Minute Nov 9, 2009)
Twin Peaks Tunnel
The Twin Peaks Tunnel connected downtown with the west side in 1918
(SF West History Minute Aug 18, 2009)
The Sutro Library reopens at their fancy new digs
(SF West History Minute Aug 8, 2012)
Remnants of an early 20th century Ocean Beach roadhouse hidden inside a nondescript apartment building
(SF West History Minute Feb 24, 2013)
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