Historical Photos

Historical Photo – View from Geary and Ninth, 1890


When this photograph, looking southeast towards Lone Mountain from Ninth Avenue near Geary Boulevard, was taken around 1890, the Star of the Sea Church, built in 1888, was still a new addition to the neighborhood. Visible in the distance is the Bay District Racetrack, Golden Gate Park and Mt. Sutro (upper right). Photo courtesy of a private collector/Western Neighborhoods Project.

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