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  • Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco

    The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco is an ecclesiastical territory or diocese of the Catholic Church in the northern California region of the United States. It covers the City and County of San Francisco and the Counties of Marin and San Mateo ...

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  • Supreme Court of California

    The Supreme Court of California is the highest state court in California. It is headquartered in San Francisco and regularly holds sessions in Los Angeles and Sacramento. Its decisions are binding on all other California state courts.Auto Equity Sales, Inc. v. Superior Court, (1962) ...

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  • Market Street (San Francisco)

    Market Street is an important thoroughfare in San Francisco, California. It begins at The Embarcadero in front of the Ferry Building at the northeastern edge of the city and runs southwest through downtown, passing the Civic Center and the Castro District, to the intersection with Corbett Avenue in ...

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  • Redstone Building

    The Redstone Building, also known as the Redstone Labor Temple, was formerly called "The San Francisco Labor Temple" was constructed and operated by the San Francisco Labor Council Hall Associates. Initial planning started in 1910, with most construction work done during 1914 ...

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  • Mantra-Rock Dance

    Mantra-Rock Dance was a musical countercultural event held on , 1967, at the Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco. It was organized by followers of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) as an opportunity for its founder, Swami Prabhupada, to address a wider public, and as a ...

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  • California Public Utilities Commission

    The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC or PUC) is a regulatory agency that regulates privately owned public utilities in the state of California, including electric power, telecommunications, natural gas and water companies ...

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  • San Francisco City Hall

    San Francisco City Hall, re-opened in 1915, in its open space area in the city's Civic Center, is a Beaux-Arts monument to the City Beautiful movement that epitomized the high-minded American Renaissance of the 1880s to 1917. The structure's dome is the fifth largest in the world ...

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  • Central Freeway

    The Central Freeway is a roughly one-mile (1.5 km) elevated freeway in San Francisco, California, United States, connecting the Bayshore/James Lick Freeway (US 101 and I-80) with the Hayes Valley neighborhood. Most of the freeway is part of US 101, which exits at Mission Street on the way to the ...

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  • San Francisco Armory

    The San Francisco Armory, also known as the San Francisco National Guard Armory and Arsenal or simply The Armory, is a historic building in the Mission District of San Francisco, California. ...

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  • Mitchell Brothers O'Farrell Theatre

    The Mitchell Brothers O'Farrell Theatre is a striptease club at 895 O'Farrell Street near San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood. Opened as an X-rated movie theater by Jim and Artie Mitchell on July 4, 1969, the O'Farrell remains one of America's oldest and most notorious adult-entertainment ...

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  • McAllister Tower Apartments

    McAllister Tower Apartments is a 28-story, residential apartment skyscraper at 100 McAllister Street in San Francisco, California. The property is owned and operated by the University of California, Hastings College of the Law ...

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  • Van Ness Station

    Van Ness Station is a Muni Metro station on the Market Street Subway at the intersection of Market Street and Van Ness Avenue (U.S. Route 101) in San Francisco, California. The station consists of a concourse mezzanine on the first floor down, and a single island platform on the second level down ...

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  • San Francisco Public Library

    The San Francisco Public Library is a public library system serving the city of San Francisco. Its main library is located in San Francisco's Civic Center, at 100 Larkin Street at Grove. The first public library of San Francisco officially opened in 1879, just 30 years after the California Gold Rush ...

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  • Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

    The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is a museum in San Francisco, California, United States. It has one of the most comprehensive collections of Asian art in the world. ...

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  • The LAB

    The LAB, located in San Francisco's historic Redstone Building, is a not-for-profit arts organization and performance space founded in 1984. The Lab "supports interdisciplinary artists in the development and exhibition of new visual, media, literary, and performing art, with a focus on emerging and ...

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  • San Francisco Federal Building

    The San Francisco Federal Building is an 18-story, skyscraper at 90 7th Street on the corner of Mission and 7th Streets in South of Market neighbourhood of San Francisco, California. The building was designed by the Morphosis architectural firm, as a supplement to the Phillip Burton Federal Building ...

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  • Seals Stadium

    Seals Stadium was a minor league baseball stadium that stood in San Francisco from 1931 through 1959. Built during the depression, Seals Stadium opened on April 7, 1931, It cost $600,000 to construct, and Seals President "Doc" Strub described how laborers would leap onto the running boards of his ...

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  • Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall

    Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall is the concert hall component of the San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center in San Francisco, California. The 2,743 seat hall was completed in 1980 at a cost of US$28 million to give the San Francisco Symphony a permanent home. ...

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  • War Memorial Opera House

    The War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco, California is located on the western side of Van Ness Avenue across from the rear facade of City Hall. It is part of the San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center. It has been the home of the San Francisco Opera since opening night in 1932. ...

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  • Great American Music Hall

    The Great American Music Hall is a concert hall in San Francisco, California. It is located on O'Farrell Street in the Tenderloin neighborhood on the same block as the Mitchell Brothers O'Farrell Theater. It is known for its decorative balconies, columns, and frescoes and for its history of unique ...

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  • Black Hawk (nightclub)

    The Black Hawk was a San Francisco nightclub which featured live jazz performances during its period of operation from 1949 to 1963. It was located on the corner of Turk Street and Hyde Street in San Francisco's Tenderloin District. Guido Caccienti owned the club along with Johnny and Helen Noga. ...

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  • Painted ladies

    "Painted ladies" is a term used for Victorian and Edwardian houses and buildings painted in three or more colors that embellish or enhance their architectural details. The term was first used for San Francisco Victorian houses by writers Elizabeth Pomada and Michael Larsen in their 1978 book Painted ...

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  • Avalon Ballroom

    The Avalon Ballroom is a music venue, in the Polk Gulch neighborhood of San Francisco, California, at 1268 Sutter Street, on the north side, one building east of the corner of Van Ness Avenue. The space operated from 1966 to 1968 and reopened in 2003 ...

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  • Duboce Park

    Duboce Park is a small urban park located between the Duboce Triangle and Lower Haight neighborhoods of San Francisco, California. The park is less than one block wide from north to south, and two blocks wide from west to east ...

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  • Octavia Boulevard

    Octavia Boulevard (designated as Octavia Street north of Hayes Street) is a major street in San Francisco, California that replaced the Hayes Valley portion of the damaged two-level Central Freeway. Once a portion of Octavia Street alongside shadowy, fenced-off land beneath the elevated U.S ...

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  • The Warfield

    The Warfield, also known as The Warfield Theater, is a 2,300 seat music venue located at 982 Market Street, San Francisco, California. It was built as a vaudeville theater, and opened as the Loews Warfield on May 13, 1922. ...

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  • Orpheum Theatre (San Francisco)

    The SHN Orpheum Theatre is a performance venue located at 1192 Market at Hyde Street in the Civic Center district of San Francisco, California. The theatre first opened in 1926 as one of the many designed by architect B. Marcus Priteca for theater-circuit owner Alexander Pantages ...

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  • Fox Plaza (San Francisco)

    Archstone Fox Plaza is a 29-story building located at 1390 Market Street in the Civic Center area of San Francisco. Built in 1966, the tower stands on the site of the former historic Fox Theatre at 1350 Market, which was opened in June 1929 and demolished in 1963 ...

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  • San Francisco Opera

    San Francisco Opera (SFO) is an American opera company, based in San Francisco, California. It was founded in 1923 by Gaetano Merola (1881–1953) and is the second largest opera company in North America. The Opening Night Gala of San Francisco Opera is considered to be one of the most prominent ...

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  • Phillip Burton Federal Building

    The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse is a massive 21 floor, federal office building located at 450 Golden Gate Avenue near San Francisco's Civic Center and the San Francisco City Hall. The building occupies an entire city block, bounded by Golden Gate Avenue at the south, ...

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  • Fox Theatre (San Francisco, California)

    The Fox Theatre was a 4,651 seat movie palace located at 1350 Market Street in San Francisco, California. It was designed by the noted theater architect, Thomas W. Lamb. Opened in 1929, the theater operated until 1963 when it was closed and demolished. ...

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  • Merola Opera Program

    Merola Opera Program is a San Francisco training program for opera singers, coaches, and stage directors. ...

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  • Alcazar Theatre (1976)

    The Alcazar Theatre is a 511-seat theatre located at 650 Geary Street, San Francisco, California. The venue is host to many touring productions of Broadway and Off Broadway plays, as well as variety, cabaret, comedians, and other theatrical events of varying quality ...

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  • Hilton San Francisco Union Square

    Hilton San Francisco Union Square is a skyscraper hotel located several blocks south-west of Union Square in San Francisco, California. The 46-storey, Tower I, was completed in 1971, with the addition of Tower II at and 23 floors completed in 1987 ...

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  • Ambassador Hotel (San Francisco)

    The Ambassador Hotel is a six-story, 134 room single room occupancy hotel at 55 Mason Street in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco, California. The hotel was designed by Earl B. Scott & K. McDonald as the Ferris Harriman Hotel and Theater, and completed in 1911 ...

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  • San Francisco LGBT Community Center

    The San Francisco LGBT Community Center is a nonprofit organization serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender population of San Francisco, California and nearby communities, located at 1800 Market Street in San Francisco ...

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  • California Automobile Association Building

    The California Automobile Association Building is an office tower located in San Francisco's Civic Center near the San Francisco City Hall on Van Ness Avenue. The building, completed in 1974, stands and has 29 floors of office space housing the California State Automobile Association ...

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  • Earl Warren Building

    The Earl Warren Building located at 350 McAllister Street in San Francisco, California is the headquarters of the Supreme Court of California. The building was completed in 1922. The Supreme Court first held oral argument in the building in 1923 ...

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  • Zuni Cafe

    Zuni Cafe is a restaurant in San Francisco, California. Named after the Zuni tribe, it was established in 1979 by Billy West, and with chef Judy Rodgers (formerly of Chez Panisse). It is located on Market Street in San Francisco. Rogers was with Zuni as chef and co-owner since it was founded in 1987 ...

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  • James Lick Baths

    The James Lick Baths (also known as the People's Laundry Building and 165 Tenth Street) is a San Francisco city landmark. In 1890 working class residents of San Francisco did not have indoor plumbing. Built in 1890 by the James Lick estate as a free public bath house, it housed a men’s bath with ...

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  • Jon Sims Center for the Performing Arts

    The Jon Sims Center for the Performing Arts was a multidisciplinary performing arts center in San Francisco, California that supported artistic voices of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities. The Center provided resources to support and promote new and existing arts programs ...

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  • Nightingale House

    The Nightingale House is a Queen Anne Style, Stick and Eastlake styles Victorian era home built in 1882 at 201 Buchanan Street in San Francisco, California. The structure was designated as a San Francisco landmark in October 1972 ...

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