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Sunset Tank Houses and Wells
Lurking in backyards and underground are some Outer Sunset District water sources.
SF West History Minute - Dec 20, 2010
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A Family in Lakeshore Park
Home movie footage courtesy of the Prelinger Archives in the Gellert-built neighborhood south of Sloat Boulevard.
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Mailboxes of Golden Gate Heights
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Bill Alvarado remembers Happy Herb's at the WNP Picnic/BBQ, October 3, 2010.
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The King Philip Shipwreck
On January 25, 1878, The King Philip was one of three ships to leave San Francisco Bay, but the only one to stay in San Francisco.
(SF West History Minute Apr 19, 2011)
The Larkins Building
The Larkins Building on the NW corner of Arguello and Geary boulevards has in interesting and mostly unknown history.
(SF West History Minute Jan 19, 2010)
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