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Balboa Theaters of San Francisco
The Richmond's beloved Balboa Theater wasn't the first.
SF West History Minute - Jul 8, 2009
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70 Years of Sunset Butchery
The Bowcock family opened their first butcher shop on 20th Avenue in 1908.
(SF West History Minute Sep 15, 2010)
Golden Gate Park's Oak Woodlands
In the built environment of Golden Gate Park, there is at least one historically natural place.
(SF West History Minute Feb 18, 2014)
Opening the Golden Gate
The Golden Gate Bridge opened in May 1937
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The Great Sign Search
We go looking throughout the hills West of Twin Peaks for artifacts of an earlier day
(SF West History Minute Oct 28, 2009)
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