Back in 1849, a dozen eggs would cost you the equivalent of $90

Gold Rush California Was Much More Expensive Than Today’s Tech-Boom California

One of the last survivors of the Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and fire has died at 109, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Survivor of 1906 San Francisco quake dies at 109

One of the last survivors of the Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and fire has died at 109, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

This image is from Dawson, Alaska...but it is likely similar to conditions experienced in San Francisco

This image is from Dawson, Alaska...but it is likely similar to conditions experienced in San Francisco

San Francisco Memoirs, 1835-1851: Eyewitness Accounts of the Birth of a City by Malcolm E. Barker

San Francisco Memoirs, 1835-1851: Eyewitness Accounts of the Birth of a City by Malcolm E. Barker

A Year of Mud and Gold: San Francisco in Letters and Diaries, 1849-1850 by William Benemann

A Year of Mud and Gold: San Francisco in Letters and Diaries, 1849-1850 by William Benemann

File:Historic American Buildings Survey Wells Fargo Museum Collection ca. 1849 BEFORE FIRE OF DECEMBER 1849 - Portmouth Square, Historic View, San Francisco, San Francisco County, HABS CAL,38-SANFRA,38-1.tif

File:Historic American Buildings Survey Wells Fargo Museum Collection ca. 1849 BEFORE FIRE OF DECEMBER 1849 - Portmouth Square, Historic View, San Francisco, San Francisco County, HABS CAL,38-SANFRA,38-1.tif

100 Years of California Photography by Women

100 Years of California Photography by Women

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