Litquake 2017: Barbary Coast Prostitute Walking Tour | SF
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Historic Offices of San Francisco Bulletin | 814 Mission St., San Francisco, CA
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Ivy Anderson and Devon Angus, authors of the California Historical Society Book Award-winning Alice: Memoirs of a Barbary Coast Prostitute, walk and talk you through the vice districts of 20th century San Francisco, just before the closure of the infamous Barbary Coast.
Enjoy discussions of S.F. history, politics, and geography framed around the story of “Alice Smith,” a sex worker whose memoir electrified the city during its serialized publication in 1913.
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