Potrero Avenue 1930s

Unfinished History


Potrero Avenue north from 19th Street (formerly US Highway 101, and H-line streetcar) on April 12, 1935.

Photo: SFDPW, courtesy C. R. collection


Potrero Avenue looking south between 18th and Mariposa Streets, c. 1938

Photo: Private Collection

Potrero at 22nd 1940 AAB-5135.jpg

Potrero Avenue looking east towards Potrero Hill on 22nd Street, with General Hospital to right, 1940.

Photo: San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library

View south toward the southwest corner of 24th and Potrero, Nicholls Hardware, 2641 24th Street 1951 wnp58.846.jpg

Southeasterly view of corner of 24th and Potrero, Nicholls Hardware at 2641 24th Street, 1951.

Photo: OpenSFHistory.org wnp58.846

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Potrero Avenue south from 21st Street, 1996.

Photo: Chris Carlsson

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Potrero Avenue south from 21st Street, 2018.

Photo: Chris Carlsson

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