RINCON HILL AND SOUTH PARK
San Francisco's Fashionable Neighborhood
1853-1873

by Dr. Albert Shumate


A detailed look at San Francisco's early fashionable residential district rising above Yerba Buena Cove in the gold-rush era, when Nob Hill and Pacific Heights were still wind-blown sandy promontories. Now in its 5th printing, this readable yet amazingly detailed history represents over 25 years of research onto San Francisco's early elite residential area from the Gold Rush to the 1960s. Ninety rare, early B/W photographs. 150 pages, index, bibliography. 9X11 inches.
"A celebration of San Francisco's sophisticated infancy."
    --
San Francisco Chronicle
Casebound, linen, fourth printing  $30

ISBN 0-915269-08-2