Category: san francisco

San Francisco, 1953. Photographed by Fred Lyon.

San Francisco, 1953. Photographed by Fred Lyon.

Janis Joplin at her home in Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco,…

Janis Joplin at her home in Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco, November 1967.

Clown at a Barbary Coast strip club in San Francisco, 1950s….

Clown at a Barbary Coast strip club in San Francisco, 1950s. Photographed by Fred Lyon.

113 years ago today, April 18 1906: The Great …

113 years ago today, April 18 1906: The Great San Francisco Earthquake leaves the city in shambles. The spire of the destroyed city hall is seen at a distance

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Ruins after San Francisco Earthquake, 1906

Ruins after San Francisco Earthquake, 1906

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Two women standing in front of the original Cl…

Two women standing in front of the original Cliffhouse San Francisco, CA est. 1904

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Crud, sorry, I thought this was the original but it’s actually the second iteration of the Cliffhouse. This one was opened in 1897 and destroyed in 1907.

USS Connecticut , the Flagship of the Great Wh…

USS Connecticut , the Flagship of the Great White Fleet, arrives in San Francisco May 6 1908.

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Market Street, San Francisco, 1950s.

Market Street, San Francisco, 1950s.

Amazing photographs of San Francisco’s LGBT community from the…

Amazing photographs of San Francisco’s LGBT community from the mid-1980s

Two ladies in front of a cable car in San Francisco, 1972.

Two ladies in front of a cable car in San Francisco, 1972.