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San Francisco Liberty Loan Parade (1918)
San Francisco, California: Liberty Loan Parade late in 1918; all marchers wear face masks for protection against flu epidemic.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Ceremonies;San Francisco: History;World War I: Homefront;
Duration: 00:04:14
Popularity (downloads): 190
 
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Groundbreaking (1932)
Dignitaries celebrate the beginning of construction on this important structure.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;Ceremonies;
Duration: 00:07:45
Popularity (downloads): 91
 
San Francisco City Hall Dedication (1915)
Opening of new City Hall, ultimately remodeled and seismically upgraded in 1999.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Ceremonies;San Francisco: City Hall;
Duration: 00:01:25
Popularity (downloads): 84
 
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915)
Dignitaries and ceremonies at the Fair.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1915;
Duration: 00:08:12
Popularity (downloads): 92
 
Edison Newsreels: San Francisco Earthquake aftermath (1906)
Cleaning up downtown San Francisco after the conflagration.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Earthquakes: San Francisco, 1906;San Francisco: Disasters;
Duration: 00:04:55
Popularity (downloads): 656
 
Sutro Baths, no. 1 (1897)
From Edison films catalog: One of the sights of San Francisco. A 50-foot slide is used by the bathers, who toboggan down its slippery surface in all positions. The bathers...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Public baths--California--San Francisco; Aquatic sports--California--San Francisco; Swimming pools--California--San Francisco; Swimmers--California--San Francisco; Diving--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:24
Popularity (downloads): 1112
 
Lurline Baths (1897)
From Edison films catalog: At San Francisco. The main feature is the toboggan slide which the bathers use, some sitting, others lying down, head first or feet first. 50 feet....

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Public baths--California--San Francisco; Aquatic sports--California--San Francisco; Swimming pools--California--San Francisco; Swimmers--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:20
Popularity (downloads): 840
 
Brooklyn Goes to San Francisco (1947)
Brooklyn native Phil Foster tours San Francisco and comments on many places of interest.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Humor;San Francisco Bay Area;California: History;
Duration: 00:09:20
Popularity (downloads): 259
 
Union Iron Works (1898)
From Edison films catalog: Here was built the peerless battleship "Oregon." The scene is taken at lunch hour, and shows a great throng of employees leaving the shop. 50 feet....

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Iron-works--California--San Francisco; Shipyards--California--San Francisco; Iron and steel workers--California--San Francisco; Working class--California--San Francisco; Shipbuilding--California--San Francisco; San Francisco (Calif.); Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:29
Popularity (downloads): 862
 
San Francisco Earthquake Aftermath, 1906 (1906)
Chilling post-earthquake footage, shot in the Western Addition and on Market Street in San Francisco. The first sequence (Western Addition) shows a great deal of evocative neighborhood detail almost one...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Earthquakes: San Francisco, 1906;San Francisco: Disasters;San Francisco: Scenics, Historical;
Duration: 00:07:43
Popularity (downloads): 408
 

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