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Photo Gallery

 


Courtesy of John Hall Collection
 



"Worden, SF"

Zooming in on this photo reveals what appears to be a man on the roof...


 

 


"LOWER PORCH, CLIFF HOUSE, TO VIEW THE SEALS - PABST BEER 5 , ADMISSION FREE"
Scan courtesy of Bill & Shelly Bronsch

 


Cliff House

 


Reverse: "Cliff House, April 14, 1901 (link)"

 


Photograph by Lyndon W. Comstock
Courtesy of Lyndon B. Comstock
 



 



 


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke



Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke
 


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke
 


 


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


 


Billington
Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke



Courtesy of Glenn D Koch Collection
 


Courtesy of Howard Rugg



 


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Billington
Courtesy of Jim Dickson


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke
 


Courtesy of Jim Dickson



Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke
 



Courtesy of Frank Mitchell



Courtesy of Frank Mitchell



Courtesy of Frank Mitchell



 



Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke
 


Courtesy of www.sfgenealogy.com
 


Courtesy of Ron Lewis



Courtesy of Mary Hountalas
 


Courtesy John Freeman Collection



 



 


July 10, 1907




 



 


 



courtesy of freeparking
 


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Contributed by Peter Evans



Contributed by T Marrou
 


taken just prior to fire



 


John Hall Collection




 




 


Eng Album



 


U.S.G.S. Photographic Library


2006 Patty McCulley pattymac_71953@yahoo.com
eBay Store/Auctions: pattymac2u



credit: www.sfimages.com

 

photograph, 5" x 3.75"



 



 



 



Byzantium Archives


Courtesy Life In The Past




Courtesy Life In The Past

 

 


Courtesy Life In The Past
 


Courtesy Life In The Past
 


Lengeman Album

Mary Ribble photo album
Courtesy Glenn D. Koch Collection

 


Honeymoon, 1903

 


"Cliff House SF  Pastor Wooten, Miss Priest"
 



A. J. McDonald
 



A. J. McDonald

 



Courtesy Diane Palacio 
 

 

 


7877 Golden Gate From Sutro Heights
San Francisco Cal. -  Taber
 


Billington


Courtesy of Dennis O'Rorke


Billington


Billington


 

photograph on album page, 3.25" x 3.25"

 

photograph, 6.75" x 4.75"


Photo courtesy SF Chronicle


Photo courtesy Lucy B. (more info)
 


driver: James Wilkins, restaurant manager

 


Source: a great website on the History of San Francisco
 


One of only two photos where a banner is visible hanging from the balcony (click for closeup)


Another photo showing a banner (click for closeup)


courtesy www.sanfranciscomemories.com


Photographer: Henry Peabody, 1902


2003 Clyde Keller clyde@bendbroadband.com
click for website


from glass negative, 1906


Courtesy of Fred Jolly


Firth Ferris Wheel
Courtesy of GGNRA Park Archives

photographer: W J Street
Owned by Akiro Takeda


"Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Pejot, SF Cal"


Kantor Family SF Collection


Vaudeville


Owned by Martha Anderson


1-25-1906


(note people on balcony - click for closeup)


click image for detail on signs

 


Owned & restored by Ken Head
Visit PhotoTouch for restoration services


paperweight

 


credit: www.sfimages.com

 





Credit:  Charles Gray Fine Arts

 


12-18-04

 


"Cliff Hse SF, 1899 Trip"

 


(c) Pikes Peak Library District
(click image for additional information)
 

The above three photos are from one album, courtesy of www.annata.net

 


Courtesy of www.annata.net

 


"Photo Gravures San Francisco"


Bancroft Collection


Buffalo Bill (click here for info)


"June 29, 1905"


photo by Blumann

 


photo by Blumann

 


Courtesy Project b Vintage Photographs
www.projectb.com

 
Courtesy Robert Tat Fine Photographs


Courtesy Robert Tat Fine Photographs


Courtesy Robert Tat Fine Photographs


click for details


Courtesy Robert Tat Fine Photographs

 


"10-8-1905"


"Early Oldsmobile near Cliff House"


"Cliff House & Carriages"


"Cliff House"

(The above three prints are available for purchase from: Photographs of Old America)

 

A Sunday Picnic

Cliff House 1900

(The above two prints are available for purchase from: Mark Reuben Vintage Gallery)

 


Ladies Wading in the Surf

(This photo is courtesy of the Western Neighborhoods Project, a nonprofit organization formed to preserve and document the history and culture of the neighborhoods in western San Francisco.)

 


Book Cover

Dreamland: America at the Dawn of the Twentieth Century by Michael Lesy

(link to purchase: Amazon.com)



Panoramas


"Birds Eye View of the Beach, Seal Rocks, Cliff House and Sutro Heights, Copyrighted by W. C. Billington, Sutro Heights"
John Hall Collection

 


~ Buffalo Bill & his Wild West Show ~

(Albumen print panoramic view of Buffalo Bill and his Wild West Show, members on the beach in front of the Cliff House, San Francisco, CA, ca. 1900-07. Photographer unknown. Presented by Mrs. Nate Salsbury, photo courtesy of the National Museum of the American Indian)

 

 

The Fire

            

For additional photos of the fire, click here.

 

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