The California Gold Rush and the Nevada silver boom that followed propelled San Francisco into its position as the pre-eminent manufacturing and importing center on the West Coast. The San Francisco History Center presents a selection of the catalogs that marketed these products. Whether supplying stamp mills to mining operations, or toys to youngsters, trade catalogs helped bring material goods to people's homes.
Jun 08 → Sep 26
Mon 9 am-6 pm, Tue-Thu 9 am-8 pm, Fri & Sun noon-6 pm, Sat 10 am-6 pm