c. 1909Former San Francisco Central YMCAOldest surviving YMCA Building in California. In 1908 U.S. President William Howard Taft presided at the groundbreaking ceremony for this new building, which replaced the original central branch on Ellis and Mason streets. The original 1853 building was destroyed in the 1906 earthquake and fire. YMCA night classes at both sites from the 1880s onward led to the development of Golden Gate University. Former Mayor Willie Brown (1996-2004) stayed here when he first arrived in the city.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 9:04pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 551566 N 4181778|
|Decimal Degrees||37.78190000, -122.41440000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 46.914', W 122° 24.864'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 46' 54.84" N, 122° 24' 51.84" W|
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|Area Code(s)||415, 619, 650, 510|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 230 Golden Gate Ave, San Francisco CA 94102, US|
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