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1894 World's Fair Concession?


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Posted by John Martini on Monday, August 07, 2006 at 12:02:39 :

I'm searching for information on a SF building that might have come from the 1894 Midwinter Fair that I spotted in an old photo. It was a one-story wood building of vaguely Moorish design with large letters on the side reading "MECCA."

It stood at the corner of Pt. Lobos & 48th Ave from about 1899 to 1919. I suspect it was another former 1894 Fair building that Adolph Sutro might have purchased along with the attractions lining Merrie Way.

Thanks!



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