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Activities & Events

Phoenix Rising

San Francisco City Guides, Salvation Army, San Francisco Public Library

Tour gives a sense of what the pre-earthquake city was like plus what went right and what went wrong with relief efforts. Stunned by the disaster, San Francisco rushed to get back on its feet economically. Daniel Burnham's plans for a grand new city were scrapped.

When

See web site, as dates change during the winter season.

Where

Meet on Franklin at Fulton in San Francisco in front of the iron gates between the SF Opera House and Veterans' War Memorial Building.

Relevance

earthquake awareness

Audience

historians, residents, tourists

Volunteer Opportunities

All tour guides are volunteers. Intensive training activities for next year's class begin in January, 2008

Contact

Laura Schroeder, Director, (415) 557-4266

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