San Francisco's Lost Landmarks

San Francisco's Lost Landmarks

by James R. Smith
     
 

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With long-forgotten stories and evocative photographs, this collection showcases the once-familiar sites that have faded into dim memories and hazy legends. Not just a list of places, facts, and dates, this pictorial history shows why San Francisco has been a legendary travel destination and one of the world's premier places to live and work for more than 150 years.

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With long-forgotten stories and evocative photographs, this collection showcases the once-familiar sites that have faded into dim memories and hazy legends. Not just a list of places, facts, and dates, this pictorial history shows why San Francisco has been a legendary travel destination and one of the world's premier places to live and work for more than 150 years.

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"A gemstone of historical information. Smith's passion for its special place in his life fills these pages . . . in a friendly conversational style that's accompanied by fascinating historical photographs. Reading this was a journal of discovery." —www.blog.CharlesMarkee.com (September 2011)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781610351911
Publisher:
Linden Publishing
Publication date:
07/01/2005
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
238
File size:
29 MB
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From the Publisher
"A gemstone of historical information. Smith's passion for its special place in his life fills these pages . . . in a friendly conversational style that's accompanied by fascinating historical photographs. Reading this was a journal of discovery." —www.blog.CharlesMarkee.com (September 2011)

Meet the Author


James R. Smith is a sixth generation Californian and a fourth generation native of San Francisco. He is an experienced genealogical and historical researcher with published credit in Almost Home, Ransom’s Mark, and When All Roads Led to Tombstone.

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