A Sunday drive through the Richmond District (For the Richmond District Blog of San Francisco)

There are some nice vintage pictures of the Richmond District on the opensfhistory.org website

16thuse http://opensfhistory.org/Display/wnp25.0282.jpg

16th Avenue, between Geary and Clement in 1957:

29clementuse http://opensfhistory.org/Display/wnp32.0009.jpg

That sinking feeling! A sinkhole at 29th Avenue and Clement Street in the 1940’s:

24thuse One of mine; two 17 year olds chillin’ on 24th Avenue at Anza in August of 1939: The one on the left, you know, the cuter one, is my mom. “Foo” was her cousin Frances, but I have no idea what my mom wrote for her own nickname here!

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