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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 358: Merced Heights
Merced Heights was one of the few, post-war, housing developments to sell to African-American families in the 40s. Learn more about this lesser-known Heights located near San Francisco State University.
Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast - Dec 28, 2019
(above) View from Merced Heights,
View over Park Merced from Merced Heights, towards Lake Merced & Fort Funston. Fog bank
Guest David Friedlander returns to join Nicole and Arnold in part 2 of their recounting of the Third World Liberation Strike. SF State students and faculty went on strike in 1968-69 to protest racism in both admissions and curriculum, resulting in the creation of the Departments of Black Studies and Ethnic Studies. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Feb 4, 2023)
One the Bay Area's first malls, opening in 1952, Stonestown was created by brother developers and home builders Ellis and Henry Stoneson. The Big E! Rickey's Red Chimney! QFI! Blums! And on and on. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Nov 21, 2014)