Steam railroads and electric streetcar lines all once converged in the Ocean View neighborhood.
Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast - Apr 5, 2014
(above) Alemany from Winnipeg, Feb 24, 1926
View northwest on Sickles from Winnipeg across the below-grade Ocean Shore Railroad (future route of Alemany Boulevard). The intersection of San Jose Avenue and Sagamore, with Merced Heights in the background. [Proposed Alemany Blvd north on Sickles from Winnipeg Ave.] [dpwbook36 dpw10183]
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)