Mission Terrace was the first planned community in San Francisco. This advertisement marketed the area as a quiet, residential neighborhood only 20 minutes from downtown.
Balboa Park / Ingleside Police Station, back in the day.
One of the original trains crossed through the broccoli fields of Mission Terrace.
Now St. John Lane, the street that divides the baseball fields from the playground, pool, and soccer stadium, was once a dirt road lined by trees.
much of the neighborhood, was originally occupied by Islais Creek (often referred to as Cayuga Creek, and at one point known as Islais Swamp).
Working to preserve our history.
Neighbors, David Hooper and Lisa Dunseth, are pushing for the Alemany Emergency Hospital and Health Center, to be designated a San Francisco landmark and hope to return the health facilities to their intended purposes. Click this LINK for more information.