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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 453: Herbert Hoover Middle School
Hoover Junior High (as it was called back then), was one of dozens of schools built in the West Side of San Francisco to educate the Boomer generation of kids. This week, Nicole and Arnold tell us about the bumpy journey to build "Sunset Junior High".
- Apr 2, 2022
(above) Hawk Hill,
[Oscar Correa (standing) and Peter Cownan skateboard in front of Hawk Hill during Herbert Hoover Middle School's after school program.]
Steve Bernzweig, second generation owner of Bernzweig Framing and Design, joins the Pod to share the 50-plus year history and some interesting stories of this west side San Francisco gem. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Jun 13, 2020)
The names of streets going south through the Richmond and Sunset Districts are alphabetical. How did that happen? The story of San Francisco's Street Naming Commission of 1909. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Jan 31, 2013)