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'''View from the corner of Mansfield and Burrows Streets on the north edge of McLaren Park looking north-northeast'''
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'''1930s gaze north from McLaren Park to Glen Canyon, Excelsior District in foreground, Twin Peaks at upper right.'''
  
== Two contemporary photographs from the corner of Mansfield and Burrows Streets. ==
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''Photo: Private Collection, San Francisco, CA''
  
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'''View from the corner of Mansfield and Burrows Streets on the north edge of McLaren Park looking east. '''
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'''Looking westward from McLaren Park, 1997'''
  
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''Photo: Chris Carlsson''
  
''Carlsson,Chris - Photographer-Artist ''
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''Little Boxes,'' a song by the great songstress Malvina Reynolds, composed "in honor" of the box-like homes crisscrossing the slopes of [[San Bruno Mountain|San Bruno Mountain]], visible in most of these photos.
  
Carlsson,Chris - Photographer-Artist
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'''Looking southwesterly, Daly City homes crisscross slopes beneath San Bruno County park.'''
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''Photo: Chris Carlsson''
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'''Continuing to a westward view from same spot in [[Philosopher's Way at McLaren Park|McLaren Park]], 2007.'''
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''Photo: Chris Carlsson''
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'''Looking across Excelsior district and beyond to OMI/Ingleside.'''
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''Photo: Chris Carlsson''
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[[Image:Mclaren-vw-nw-mt-davidson-and-glen-canyon1192.jpg]]
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'''View to northwest, [[Mt Davidson|Mt. Davidson]] at left, dense forest pouring out of [[Glen Canyon Natural History|Glen Canyon]] in center.'''
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''Photo: Chris Carlsson''
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[[Image:Bernal-from-mclaren-looking-north1196.jpg]]
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'''View north/northeast towards [[East Slope Bernal Heights|Bernal Heights]] with downtown and [[Bay Bridge Work|Bay Bridge]] in background.'''
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''Photo: Chris Carlsson''
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[[Image:March 1 1926 McLaren Park (originally called Mission Park) looking north toward Glen Park; Fairmount Heights to the left, Holly Park and Bernal Heights at right wnp14.0077.jpg|792px]]
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'''March 1, 1926: View from McLaren Park (originally called Mission Park), looking north toward Glen Park, Fairmount Heights at left, Holly Park and Bernal Heights at right.'''
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''Photo: OpenSFHistory.org wnp14.0077''
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Latest revision as of 18:00, 10 January 2020

Unfinished History

Excelvis$mclaren-park-n-1930s.jpg

1930s gaze north from McLaren Park to Glen Canyon, Excelsior District in foreground, Twin Peaks at upper right.

Photo: Private Collection, San Francisco, CA

Excelvis$mclaren-park-west-view.jpg

Looking westward from McLaren Park, 1997

Photo: Chris Carlsson

Little Boxes, a song by the great songstress Malvina Reynolds, composed "in honor" of the box-like homes crisscrossing the slopes of San Bruno Mountain, visible in most of these photos.

Mclaren-vw-sw1186.jpg

Looking southwesterly, Daly City homes crisscross slopes beneath San Bruno County park.

Photo: Chris Carlsson

Mclaren-vw-west1187.jpg

Continuing to a westward view from same spot in McLaren Park, 2007.

Photo: Chris Carlsson

Mclaren-view-nw-excelsior1188.jpg

Looking across Excelsior district and beyond to OMI/Ingleside.

Photo: Chris Carlsson

Mclaren-vw-nw-mt-davidson-and-glen-canyon1192.jpg

View to northwest, Mt. Davidson at left, dense forest pouring out of Glen Canyon in center.

Photo: Chris Carlsson

Bernal-from-mclaren-looking-north1196.jpg

View north/northeast towards Bernal Heights with downtown and Bay Bridge in background.

Photo: Chris Carlsson

March 1 1926 McLaren Park (originally called Mission Park) looking north toward Glen Park; Fairmount Heights to the left, Holly Park and Bernal Heights at right wnp14.0077.jpg

March 1, 1926: View from McLaren Park (originally called Mission Park), looking north toward Glen Park, Fairmount Heights at left, Holly Park and Bernal Heights at right.

Photo: OpenSFHistory.org wnp14.0077

Tours-habitat.gif -->Open Space Habitat tour continues

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