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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 55: Larsen Park Jet

History and future of jets used as play structures at Larsen Park on 19th Avenue in San Francisco's Sunset District.
Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast - Jan 24, 2014

Outside Lands Podcast Episode 55: Larsen Park Jet Outside Lands Podcast Episode 55: Larsen Park Jet

(above) Larsen Park Jet, 1959, Dec 11, 1959

Kids swarming on the F-9 Cougar Navy jet in Larsen Park on December 11, 1959 at 5pm. BANC PIC 1959.010--NEG PT. 3 1959-12-11. 6:1

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