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The King Philip Shipwreck
On January 25, 1878, The King Philip was one of three ships to leave San Francisco Bay, but the only one to stay in San Francisco.
SFWest History Minute - Apr 19, 2011
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More History Minutes
Walking the Lakeside Neighborhood
An Icelandic enclave near Stonestown
(SF West History Minute Apr 16, 2010)
The Missing Rails of 20th Avenue
once upon a time 20th Avenue was the main north-south route through the Sunset
(SF West History Minute Jan 20, 2010)
Broderick-Terry Duel Reenactment
The 150th Anniversary of the last duel in California
(SF West History Minute Sep 13, 2009)
The Great Sign Search
We go looking throughout the hills West of Twin Peaks for artifacts of an earlier day
(SF West History Minute Oct 28, 2009)
Lindsey walks among the dead at the Columbarium, once part of the Odd Fellows Cemetery.
(SF West History Minute Dec 1, 2010)
The Larkins Building
The Larkins Building on the NW corner of Arguello and Geary boulevards has in interesting and mostly unknown history.
(SF West History Minute Jan 19, 2010)
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