San Francisco Historical Photo Collection

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San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection - 6th Floor


100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States



The Photo Desk is closed from 12-1 pm on Saturdays.

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The San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection, located in the San Francisco History Center on the 6th floor, contains photographs and works on paper of San Francisco and California views from 1850 to the present. More about the collection