San Francisco History Center - 6th Floor

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All Libraries will be closed Monday 10/12, Columbus Day.

The Daniel E. Koshland San Francisco History Center contains a research collection of books, newspapers and magazines, photographs, maps, posters, archives and manuscript collections, and ephemera, documenting all aspects of San Francisco life and history. The Center is also the archives for the City and County of San Francisco.

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Upcoming Events

Hands on History
Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 6:00 pm
Main Library, San Francisco History Center
Shipwreck, Pirates, and Lost Treasure:
Sunday, October 18, 2015, 1:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Monday, October 19, 2015, 4:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium

Upcoming Classes

Screen Time: San Francisco Chronicle Historical
Saturday, October 17, 2015, 2:00 pm
Main Library, Computer Training Ctr. 5th Floor

Current Exhibits

Company’s Coming
Through Thursday, December 31, 2015
Main Library, Skylight Gallery Exhibit Area
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