San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Telegraph Hill Historic District
has been place on the
of Historic Places
by the United State
Department of the Interior
Location. 37° 48.057′ N, 122° 24.259′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is at the intersection of Montgomery Street and Union Street, on the right when traveling north on Montgomery Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1262 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. Farnsworth's Green Street Lab (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Coit Tower (about 700 feet away); Coit Memorial Tower (about 800 feet away); Telegraph Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Original Site of Third Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); White Angel (approx. ¼ mile away); Gold Mountain (approx. ¼ mile away); The Saloon (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
Also see . . .
1. Telegraph Hill Historic District - NoeHill. [During] the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Telegraph Hill remained isolated, bypassed by cablecar or streetcar lines.... (Submitted on November 6, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. Telegraph Hill, San Francisco - Wikipedia. Originally named Loma Alta ("High Hill") by the Spaniards, the hill was then familiarly known as Goat Hill by the early San Franciscans, and became the neighborhood of choice for many Irish immigrants. From 1825 through 1847, the area between Sansome and Battery, Broadway and Vallejo streets was used as a burial ground for foreign non-Catholic seamen. (Submitted on November 6, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 287 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 6, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.