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Geary and Kearny Street.
Dobbin, Hamilton Henry, 1856-1930
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
California State Library
California History Section Picture Catalog
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In PHOTO ALBUM-VAULT: ** fc917.9461 A3, Vol. I, page 129 top.
This photograph is contained in one of two volumes by Dobbin titled "Album of San Francisco."
Text written under photo: "Geary and Kearny Street 1885." View of northwest corner Geary and Kearny, showing four-story building with corner bay window, with other structures off to either side. Corner building contains Centemeri Kid Gloves, T. Henry Asche & Co. Importers and the Depot of the Celebrated Chocolate Caramels. A huge tooth hangs from window of third floor dentists' office; according to Oscar Lewis in "San Francisco Since 1872" this tooth was one of the "minor landmarks of the city." A large crowd of men is gathered at the corner in front of the building. Taber's photographic wagon is off to the left. Tracks of Geary Street Cable and North Beach and Mission Railroads can be seen.
Nonprojected graphic
1 photoprint ; 5 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.
Taber, I. W.. (Isaiah West),, 1830-1912
Buildings--California--San Francisco
Stores & shops--California--San Francisco
Carts & wagons--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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