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Postponed - Richard Hansen - Cypress Lawn Tour and Unforgettable Quotes


Due to continued Covid  rules and risks, this event has been postponed to a future date.  Thanks for your understanding.

There will be two components to this event

4:00 A Riding Tour at 4:00 PM
The event starts at 4PM with a tour of Cypress Lawn Cemetery led by docent Terry Hamburg aboard the Cypress Lawn Trolly Tour (History and Architecture).
Seating is limited to 24 (additional future tours can be arranged).
To take the tour before the second component, register for the event and then sign  up for the tour when you complete your registration

From 4PM  on, there will also be an exhibition of various San Francisco historical tour programs from 1880 to 1940.


6 PM Hospitality and Presentation
At 6 PM the  Guild meeting will commence. Terry Hamburg and Richard Hansen will discuss their new book “Quotable San Francisco: Historic Moments in Memorable Words” in a slide show with images from the book.  Books will be available for purchase.

Here's the tease


"San Francisco surged from hamlet to boomtown overnight--the most meteoric "instant city" in history. From the Gold Rush to the Tech Rush, it's been the site of daring innovations, counterculture upheavals and social rebellions that shaped generations. Over the decades, residents have offered unique perspectives through journals, letters and newspapers, their words bringing another time to life. Discover San Francisco through the eyes of miners and "ladies of the night." Relive the experiences of robber barons and beatniks who flourished in a tiny corner of the world with fewer than one million souls. With commentary, background and extraordinary images, historians Terry Hamburg and Richard Hansen guide you through these colorful quotes, showing the city as it once was and what it aspired to be.
Quotable SF






When:
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Where:
Cypress Lawn Cemetery
1370 El Camino Real
Colm, CA   94014

(650) 550-8808
Additional Info:
Contact(s):
Len Holmes, CTG
Category:
Training - Education Event
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
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Narrated Coach tour around the site
Postponed - Richard Hansen - Cypress Lawn Tour and Hospitality