The Fair Opened

Jeanne1939 Sam+Helen1939

Jeanne with a Coke and sandwich, above. Husseys on the move, below.

Saturday February 18, 1939. “The Fair Opened. Breakfast at the Ferry Building. Then ferried to Treasure Island. Grand!”

Ferryboat Slips

“We rode around the Island.”

Elephant Train and Federal Building


Sally Rand Nude Ranch

“Went to Sally Rand’s Nude Ranch and Riply’s Believe It Or Not.”

Riply's Post Card+Phot

“Then back San Francisco…”

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“…and Chinatown for food.”

I am Dan Soderberg, award winning documentary film maker and phototgrapher specializing in architecture, historic preservation and nature.

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