San Francisco History Center - 6th Floor

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The Library is closed November 26 & 27 for Thanksgiving.

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

Closing Night of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition
Thursday, December 3, 2015, 6:00 pm
Main Library, Skylight Gallery
Grafton Tyler Brown: African-American Lithographer
Saturday, December 5, 2015, 10:30 am
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Broadside Printing Event
Saturday, December 5, 2015, 2:00 pm
Main Library, San Francisco History Center

Current Exhibits

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