We Live Here: San Francisco, 1960s - 1970s

Photographs by Phiz Mezey
Event detail
 

During the 1960s and 1970s San Francisco photographer Phiz Mezey photographed some of the significant events in the City's history.  This exhibit takes the viewer on a tour of San Francisco during this time. Highlights include the redevelopment of Western Addition, the San Francisco State Strike, personalities such as Martin Luther King Jr., Jimi Hendrix, James Baldwin and others.

Related programs:
Sunday March 3: Meet the artist Phiz Mezey, Main Library, Latino Hispanic Community Room, 1:00;
Thursday April 11 The Fillmore, Film and Discussion, Main Library, Koret, 5:30.

Upcoming Events

Catch the Wave
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Richmond/Senator Milton Marks, Richmond Meeting Room
Radiant Cinema: Reflections on Light and Shadow
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium

Current Exhibits

Bookworks:
Through Thursday, January 15, 2015
Main Library, Grove Street entrance exhibit cases
Take our survey