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A 1940 Trip to San Francisco Zoo's Monkey Island
SF West History Minute - Apr 22, 2010
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Honest Abe Avenue
Remnants of America's first highway, the Lincoln Highway.
(SF West History Minute Jun 16, 2009)
Foerster Street Landslide
On February 6, 1942, fifteen feet of mud overwhelmed a block of the Sunnyside.
(SF West History Minute Feb 7, 2013)
Grove of Memory
A Golden Gate Park memorial to those who died serving in war.
(SF West History Minute May 27, 2010)
How did Speedway Meadow get its name? Ask the people at Jimmy's Old Car Picnic.
(SF West History Minute Dec 12, 2011)
Mohawk Gasoline Station
Closed for 25-30 years, the old Mohawk gas station on the southeast corner of Irving Street and 16th Avenue still has curb appeal.
(SF West History Minute Feb 8, 2011)
In 1941, builder Ray Galli broke the Sunset District mold with his tiny single-story homes.
(SF West History Minute Nov 9, 2009)
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