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CHS IN THE PRESS

Juana Briones Exhibit Built around Wall from Her Final Home
By Sam Whiting for the San Francisco Chronicle

Mission Artifacts Pay Homage to "Founding Mother of San Francisco"
By Christina M. Gray for Catholic San Francisco

Juana Briones - San Francisco's Founding Mother
By Gary Kamiya for the San Francisco Chronicle

The One about Founding Mothers
By Cy Musiker for KQED

Exhibit Honors Historic Curandera Juana Briones
By Ana Carolina Quintela for El Tecolote

Up Front – Juana Briones
By Brian Edwards-Tiekert with Marie Silva

Admiring Buildings That Never Were
By Alex Schmidt for the California Report

Exhibition Imagines a Different San Francisco Skyline
By Rachel Zarrow for the San Francisco Chronicle

These Unbuilt SF Building Plans Will Astound You
By Wendy Steiner for the Bold Italic

"Unbuilt SF" showcases past and future Bay Area architecture projects
By Amelia Taylor-Hochberg for Archinect News

Stanford humanities scholars harness the power of crowdsourcing
By Corrie Goldman for Stanford News

Bay Area history exhibit aided by crowdsourcing
By Jason Dearen of the Associated Press for The Sacramento Bee

S.F. experiment making history a group effort
By Jason Dearen of the Associated Press for The San Francisco Examiner

Researchers seek stories about experiencing the bay
By Jon Christensen for The San Francisco Chronicle

'I See Beauty in This Life' photo exhibit features California rural life
By Liesl Bradner for the Los Angeles Times

Rural California Report
California Institute for Rural Studies

History isn't a turnoff – if it's properly presented
By Steven Short for KALW's Crosscurrents

Crowdsourcing the Year of the Bay Project
By Paul V. Oliva for the San Francisco Chronicle

Anthea Hartig's Most Treasured Book
By Anthea Hartig for the San Francisco Chronicle

California Historical Society showcases fantastic farm photos
of state agriculture

By Lauren Gallagher for the San Francisco Examiner

I See Beauty – Rural California Photos
By Patricia Yollin for the San Francisco Chronicle

Rural Doesn't Equal Empty: Lisa M. Hamilton's 'I See Beauty in This Life'
By Lucy Schiller for ZYZZYVA

Building a Bridge of Fantasy
By John King for the San Francisco Chronicle

California Historical Society opens Golden Gate Bridge exhibit
to honor span's 75th anniversary

By Mark Prado for the Marin Independent Journal

SPAN-TASTIC! New Director, big Golden Gate show at California
Historical Society

By Sam Whiting for the San Francisco Chronicle Datebook Feature

CHS FOR THE PRESS

03/11/14 – California Historical Society Celebrates Women's History Month along with Engaging Programs Honoring California's Female Pioneers

03/07/14 – California Historical Society Seeks New Literary Submissions That Promote and Celebrate California's Rich History

01/28/14 – Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation and the California Historical Society Present New Exhibit, I See Beauty in This Life: A Photographer Looks at 100 Years of Rural California

01/24/14 – Six-Month Exhibition Honoring "Founding Mother of San Francisco" Juana Briones Opens Sunday, January 26th

01/22/14 – SPECIAL PREVIEW FOR MEDIA: Structure from Home of California Pioneer Juana Briones to Be Preserved and Installed for Special Six-Month Exhibition

12/18/13 – The California Historical Society to Honor "Founding Mother of San Francisco" Juana Briones with Six-Month, Bilingual Exhibition Beginning January 26.

10/07/13 – The California Historical Society and Heyday announce the winner of the 2013 California Historical Society Book Award: Under Spring: Oral Histories, by Jeremy Rosenberg.

06/25/13 – Announcing Unbuilt San Francisco - A Collaborative Exhibition On View August, 2013 – December, 2013

04/02/13 – New Exhibition Features Social Media and Technology to Crowd-source a New History During Year of the Bay

10/28/12 – New Exhibition Features 100 Years of Remarkable Photographs – Both Vintage Prints and Contemporary Work – and Stories About Life in Rural California

Download the A Wild Flight of the Imagination:
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02/26/12 – California Historical Society kicks off the 75th Anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge with launch of six month exhibition honoring the world icon

01/30/12 – Groundbreaking "Real Rural" Photojournalism exhibit connecting urban residents with Rural Californians Launches in San Francisco

For more information or questions please contact Angela Carrier at acarrier@calhist.org or 415.357.1848 ext 215.

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