Picture shows San Francisco Cable Railway, Washington & Mason Streets, San Francisco, San Francisco County, CA. View to north looking down the Hyde Street hill from Lombard Street. The steepest hill on the present cable railway system, this grade exceeds 20%. Learn More
Picture shows turntable construction at Bay & Taylor street turntable, 1941. View to northwest taken two days after other photo. Reconstruction work is nearly complete in this view. Nice view of an old restaurant and vintage cars parked on the street as well. Learn More
Picture shows San Francisco Cable Railway; interior view towards southwest on second floor of the powerhouse 'annex.' Note the steel column and beam construction and the old shunt car formerly used to move cable cars around the yard. Learn More
Picture shows corner street scene at 802 Montgomery Street (Commerical Building), San Francisco, San Francisco County, CA. Nice view of an old Ace Carpenter Shop, some other businesses, a Globe Beer sign, and some old classic vintage cars and automobiles. Learn More
Picture shows an interior view of the Eagle Cafe, 2566 Powell Street (moved to Pier 39), San Francisco, San Francisco County, CA. Photo dates to 1970's and shows what this popular cafe looked like during that time. Learn More
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