Neighborhood resources


Researching History

For a guide, see How to Research a San Francisco Building
on the SF Public Library website.

Historic Photographs

Link to portfolio coming soon

Historic Property Records

Sanborn Maps
San Francisco Block Books
City Directories

Overhead Photography (north to the top of the photos):

1900 Sanborn Maps of San Francisco

  • 3800 Block is Map 655
  • 3900 Block is Map 670
  • Key to symbols is in Volume VI Map Index “A”


Castro & Eureka Valley Neighborhood Association (EVNA)

– meets on the Third Wednesday of the month (except December) at 7:00 pm at the Castro Community Meeting Room (enter via the Bank of America at 501 Castro Street. The EVNA generally discusses the day-to-day planning issues and other maters pertaining to the quality of life in our neighborhood.<