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Hotel Drake

c. 1906

 

—Formerly Hotel Eddy, Hotel Glynn —

 
Hotel Drake Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 17, 2015
1. Hotel Drake Marker
Inscription.
Film director Frank Capra lived at the Hotel Eddy in 1921 when he was hired to direct his first film The Ballad of Fultah Fisher's Boarding House.
This Building is Listed in the
National Register of
Historic Places
Uptown Tenderloin Historic District

 
Location. 37° 47.039′ N, 122° 24.698′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker can be reached from Eddy Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 235 Eddy Street, San Francisco CA 94102, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Joe's (within shouting distance of this marker); Dancing, Roller Skating & Bowling (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Bulldog Baths (about 300 feet away); Warfield Hotel (about 300 feet away); The Screening Room - 1966-1980's (about 300 feet away); Gene Compton's Cafeteria Riot 1966 (about 300 feet away); Compton's Cafeteria Riot - 1966 (about 300 feet away); Antonia Manor (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in San Francisco.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Hotel Drake Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 17, 2015
2. Hotel Drake Marker
Hotel Drake<br>Shrouded image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 17, 2015
3. Hotel Drake
Shrouded
This 3 story brick building was built by architect Arthur L. Lamb for Arthur Kahn, dry goods in 1906.
Hotel Drake image. Click for full size.
By Google Streetview, February 2015
4. Hotel Drake
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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