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“The Family”

 
 
"The Family" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 10, 2012
1. "The Family" Marker
Inscription. “The Family”, one of San Francisco’s oldest and most distinctive social clubs, was founded on this site on April, 1902

This plaque dedicated on the Club’s centennial
 
Erected 2002.
 
Location. 37° 47.655′ N, 122° 24.172′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is at the intersection of Montgomery Street and Commercial Street on Montgomery Street. Touch for map. The marker is located on the Commercial Street side of the building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 520 Montgomery Street, San Francisco CA 94111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of First U.S. Branch Mint (within shouting distance of this marker); Bank of Italy (within shouting distance of this marker); Hudson's Bay Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Commander John B. Montgomery's Landing Site (within shouting distance of this marker); The San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of What Cheer House
"The Family" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 10, 2012
2. "The Family" Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); William Alexander Leidesdorff (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pony Express (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
 
Also see . . .  The Family (club) - Wikipedia. The Family is a private club in San Francisco, California, formed in 1901 by newspapermen who left the Bohemian Club. (Submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
The Corner of Montgomery and Commercial Streets image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 10, 2012
3. The Corner of Montgomery and Commercial Streets
The marker is on the Commercial Street side of the building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 560 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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