History of San Francisco, California
The history of the city of San Francisco, California, and its development as a center of maritime trade, have been greatly influenced by its location at the entrance to one of the world's best natural...
History of San Francisco, California - Wikipedia
San Francisco's Gold Rush Cocktail
Every good drink has a story. Absinthe was the mind-altering elixir of Paris bohemians at the turn of the 20th century. The gin martini helped the post-war office man in the grey flannel suit take the...
The 8 most clueless Earth Day tweets from Corporate America
The World's Most Unloved Holiday barely beat out Paris Hilton's dead chihuahua for Facebook's No. 1 trending news story, but a win is a win! The problem with getting big, however, is that everyone els...
This Earth Day, Watch Cowspiracy and Learn the Truth About Who is Destroying the Planet
This Earth Day, we want to make a statement that can't be ignored. We need as many people as possible to watch our groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary “Cowspiracy: The Sustainabili...
Tentative deal reached in West Coast dockworkers dispute
Some sort of movement appears to be to be imminent in the ongoing negotiations between Longshoremen and ports that have tied up millions of dollars of goods on the West coast for months.
Lesbian/Gay Chorus of San Francisco
This marvelous chorus performed at the 2008 Pride Concert at the First Unitarian Universalist Church on June 27, 2008. This song, Harriet Tubman, was written...
San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus
4/21/2010, Davies Symphony Hall.
Sly and the Family Stone "Hot Fun in the Summertime" Wanna take ...
Jan 26, 2012 ... Sly with the Family on TV. License fees paid to ASCAP, BMI & SESAC through http://rockwindow.com.
1906 San Francisco earthquake
The 1906 San Francisco earthquake struck the coast of Northern California at 5:12 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18. Devastating fires broke out in the city that lasted for several days. As a resu...
1906 San Francisco earthquake - Wikipedia
Counterculture of the 1960s
The counterculture of the 1960s refers to an anti-establishment cultural phenomenon that developed first in the United States and the United Kingdom, and then spread throughout much of the Western wor...
Counterculture of the 1960s - Wikipedia
History of the hippie movement
The hippie subculture began its development as a youth movement in the United States during the early 1960s and then developed around the world. Its origins may be traced to European social movements...
History of the hippie movement - Wikipedia
Barbary Coast, San Francisco
The Barbary Coast was a red-light district during the second half of the 19th and early 20th centuries in San Francisco which featured dance halls, concert saloons, bars, jazz clubs, variety shows, an...
Barbary Coast, San Francisco - Wikipedia
Bayview-Hunters Point, San Francisco
Bayview-Hunters Point or The Bayview, is a neighborhood in the southeastern corner of San Francisco, California, United States. The decommissioned Hunters Point Naval Shipyard is located within its bo...
Bayview-Hunters Point, San Francisco - Wikipedia
Diane Nash
Diane Judith Nash (born May 15, 1938) was a leader and strategist of the student wing of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. Historian David Halberstam described her as "…bright, focused, utterly fearles...
Port of San Francisco
The Port of San Francisco is a semi-independent organization run by a five-member commission, appointed by the Mayor and approved by the Board of Supervisors. The Port is responsible for managing the...
Port of San Francisco - Wikipedia
San Francisco's Gold Rush Cocktail
Every good drink has a story. Absinthe was the mind-altering elixir of Paris bohemians at the turn of the 20th century. The gin martini helped the post-war office man in the grey flannel suit take the...