90,000 Historic Property Photos now Accessible to the Public Through San Francisco Public Library

For Immediate Release
Date: Tuesday, April 30th
Contact: Isabella Gordillo, Office: (415) 554-5231, Cell: (415) 652-0580

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90,000 HISTORIC PROPERTY PHOTOS NOW ACCESSIBLE TO THE PUBLIC THROUGH SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY

WHAT:                    Through modernization initiatives of the Assessor- Recorder’s Office, over 90,000 photos were turned over to the San Francisco Public Library. Assessor Carmen Chu, City Librarian Michael Lambert and local historians will discuss the importance of these historic photos and how the public can view them.

WHO:                        Assessor Carmen Chu, City Librarian Michael Lambert, City Archivist Susan Goldstein, Woody LaBounty and David Gallagher (Western Neighborhoods Project), Evelyn Rose and Amy O’Hair (Glen Park Neighborhoods History Project)

WHEN:                    Wednesday, May 1st at 10:00AM                                          

WHERE:                 Office of the Assessor-Recorder

City Hall, Room 190
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, CA 94102

(Please meet at the North Light Court)

CONTACT:               Isabella Gordillo, (415) 554-5231, isabella.gordillo@sfgov.org