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On Wednesday, I had the privilege of joining Jay Turnbull (Page & Turnbull) and Mark L’Italien (EHDD) for a panel discussion at the California Historical Society on the “shadow” of the 1915 World’s Fair, as viewed from San Francisco today. 372 more words
SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – A 40-ton pipe organ that was one of the largest in the world is in pieces, gathering dust below Civic Center Plaza in San Francisco. 272 more words
The Race Betterment Booth: an intimate look at California’s eugenic legacy on the centennial anniversary of the PPIE.
Last week the US State of Virginia agreed to compensate it’s victims of state-sponsored sterilization and eugenics programs. Virginia joins a handful of other US states, including Oregon and North Carolina, in officially acknowledging its eugenic past. 1,208 more words