Site of San Francisco's First Book Store

Site of San Francisco's First Book Store (HM1CT2)

Location: San Francisco, CA 94108 San Francisco County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 47.678', W 122° 24.352'

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John Hamilton Still
Arrived in California September 16, 1849, and was San Francisco's first book dealer. He opened a store on the west side of Portsmouth Plaza in the Fall of 1849, where he remained until the Spring of 1850.
HM NumberHM1CT2
Year Placed1965
Placed ByMrs. William Ely Chambers and the Society of California Pioneers
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 7:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 552308 N 4183195
Decimal Degrees37.79463333, -122.40586667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 47.678', W 122° 24.352'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 47' 40.68" N, 122° 24' 21.12" W
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Area Code(s)415, 925, 650, 510
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15 Walter U Lum Pl, San Francisco CA 94108, US
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