15 July 2005

Bus tour of New Deal structures
in San Francisco

Beach Chalet mural (courtesy of Beach Chalet)

LaborFest 2005 offers a tour of New Deal structures in San Francisco. Tour goers will learn about the major contributions made by construction workers during the depression-era New Deal program in the building of the city.

Sunday, 31 July at 10:00 am
Leaders: Harvey Smith & Gray Brechin
Cost: $15.00


  Assemble at Aquatic Park (bottom corner, at Hyde & Jefferson Streets).


  Depart for Rincon Annex; view lobby and murals; view Treasure Island (across the bay).


  Depart for Sunshine School (Bryant & 25th St.) via the old Federal Building; view interior of Sunshine School.


  Depart for the former S.F. State Normal School/U.C. Extension Campus.


  Depart for Beach Chalet; view mural, mosaics, and wood carvings; have a beer or soda.


  Return to Aquatic Park.

Reservation required: call (415) 642-8066. Make reservation and send a check to LaborFest, P.O. Box 40983, San Francisco, CA 94140.

Times are approximate, depending on traffic. Sandwiches and drinks will be available on the bus.


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