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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 March 2015
... centennial Lightswarm Yerba Buena Center Pacific Worlds Oakland Museum of California boom staff The Boom List What to do, see, and read this spring in California Celebrate the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Institutions across SanFrancisco are commemorating the centenary of the 1915 fair...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 130–136.
Published: 01 March 2016
... next engine of development turned their gazes skyward. They saw a future in which airborne transportation would determine a city s fortunes, and they set about building the infrastructure necessary to seize it for San Francisco s bene- fit. Adjacent to the natural Yerba Buena Island, where the two...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 46–53.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Center Los Angeles Civic Center Silver Book Yerba Buena Center Nueva Azalea Power Plant Golden Gate Bridge desalination plant Presidio wind turbines eve bachrach Counterfactual Constructions What is is. What is not is possible. Imagining the future is a revealing, satisfying, and time-honored...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 94–102.
Published: 01 June 2014
... area. The first buildings in the area were Woolf House I and II, and the Mendelson House, all subsidized senior hous- ing, named after George Woolf and Peter Mendelson, two of the most stalwart activists who had opposed the Redevelop- ment Agency. Construction site of the Yerba Buena Center and...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): v.
Published: 01 June 2014
...- ence. We have deep connections to the city here at Boom. View of the West Bay crossing of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge from Yerba Buena Island COURTESY OF THE SAN FRANCISCO HISTORY CENTER, SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY. But San Francisco, like California, belongs to the world. What s the matter...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 87–91.
Published: 01 June 2014
... should all take it personally when 116 families are evicted from their homes in San Francisco in a single year, when disabled seniors are suddenly turned out of Janet Delaney, Planting Bouganvilla, Yerba Buena Gardens, 2013. 90 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM apartments they ve lived in for decades. Tech...
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Boom (2011) 1 (2): 6–16.
Published: 01 May 2011
... they marched on- ward to the hamlet of Yerba Buena and took a few captives. There were larger battles further south as the revolt merged with the war on Mexico, but the Bay Area remained un- scathed by major conflict. The newly American region was prepared for defense against coastal attack in the...