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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 401: Billington Brothers Photography

The Billington Brothers are the photographers behind many of the images around the Cliff House, Sutro Baths, and Land's End. Special guest John Freeman tells us how the brothers transformed themselves after arriving in San Francisco.
Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast - Oct 17, 2020

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 401: Billington Brothers Photography Outside Lands Podcast Episode 401: Billington Brothers Photography

(above) Second Cliff House, circa 1900

Second Cliff House. Viewed from Sutro Heights Observatory [9 Cliff House and Seal Rocks from Parapet. Sutro Heights.]
W.C. Billington

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