Sin, Fire & Gold!: The Days of San Francisco's Barbary Coast


Subject:
California: History by Place , San Francisco

Description:
Companion to a documentary about the early history of San Francisco, which "seems to have been largely forgotten, buried with the rubble of the great 1906 earthquake." The site features a virtual tour of Barbary Coast sites, such as the Old Mint, Lotta's Fountain (where earthquake survivors meet annually to commemorate the quake), Portsmouth Square, Commercial Street, and Jackson Square. Includes links to related sites. From KQED, San Francisco's public television channel.

Publisher:
QED

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.kqed.org/w/sinfiregold/


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