SF history lecture (Tuesday, Sept. 20, 7pm, Mission Dolores Auditorium, 3371 16th St.)

Aaron Sokolowski and I had fun going on the "Haunted Haight" walking tour last weekend. Here's another event coming up Tuesday evening.

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SF History: The Balloon Boy of San Francisco
Tuesday, September 20, 2005
7:00 pm- 9:00 pm

$5 for non-members, FREE for SFHA members

----/ Event Description /-----------------------------------------------

The San Francisco History Association presents:

The Balloon Boy of San Francisco
guest speaker: Dorothy Leland

A visual presentation based on the book "The Balloon Boy of San
Francisco" will be given this evening. Dorothy Leland will give her
lecture about the San Francisco waterfront, mail delivery, the rise
of daguerreotype photography, steamboat traffic on the Sacramento
River, the state of firefighting in San Francisco, celebrity
entertainers and religious observances - all themes that can be
detected from a careful reading of the daily newspapers.

doors open at 7 PM, presentation starts at approximately 7:45 PM

----/ Venue Info /------------------------------------------------------

Mission Dolores Auditorium
3371 16th Street
San Francisco
415-750-9986
www.sanfranciscohistory.org

Mission Dolores
School Auditorium
3371 16th Street
between Church and Dolores Streets

Free auto and bicycle parking is available in lot adjacent to the
meeting room. Enter parking lot from Church Street.

BART
16th St station

MUNI
J line
22 line

----/ Additional Info /-------------------------------------------------

sandy@...
415-750-9986
www.sanfranciscohistory.org