Includes correspondence and project and subject files documenting public infrastructure construction in San Francisco, following
the 1906 earthquake and fire.
Long known as the San Francisco Department of Public Works, the agency has been known as San Francisco Public Works since
2014. It constructs, manages, designs, maintains and repairs the city's public buildings and infrastructure.
39.2 Cubic Feet
(41 boxes, 1 manuscripts box)
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