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Life Saving Station
Built in 1878, a building used by the Life Saving Service was moved in 1923 from Golden Gate Park to the Richmond District.
SF West History Minute - Nov 17, 2009
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We Love the Beach
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(SF West History Minute Oct 18, 2009)
Mt. Davidson Easter
The first easter service on top of Mt. Davidson was in 1923
(SF West History Minute Apr 1, 2013)
Secret Past of 649 - 8th Avenue
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(SF West History Minute Jan 18, 2011)
Marty Larkin has added bit and pieces of San Francisco's history to the backyard of his Outer Sunset District home.
(SF West History Minute Mar 9, 2010)
New Shack Identified
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(SF West History Minute Jul 31, 2009)
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