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Monkey Block San Francisco's Golden History

Girlina

Retelling forgotten stories from San Francisco's golden past, 1776 - 1906, based on newspapers, books, and personal accounts, of the time. San Francisco enthusiasts, California gold rush fans, and garden variety history geeks can discover this boom and bust city, built on the discovery of gold. Ho boys ho! For Californio! *I do my best to accurately reflect the facts, and sources, in my episodes.*
Episodes
S4 Ep1 The Spaniards Are in the Brush Prelude to the Battle of Santa ClaraJune 26, 2024
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S3 Ep7 3rd Yr in Review, Sparkletack Interview Host Richard Miller April 20, 2024
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S3 Ep6 Part 2 of Interview with Edwin BryantMarch 23, 2024
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S3 Ep5 Interview With Edwin Bryant, 1848 Best Selling AuthorFebruary 04, 2024
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S3 Ep4 Where Juana Lived - Jonathan Lammers InterviewJanuary 01, 2024
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S3 Ep3 Hudson Bay Co. in Yerba Buena and William Glen Rae 1845October 29, 2023
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S3 Ep2 La Plaza Yerba Buena 1835-1846August 20, 2023
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S3 Ep1 The Battle of Yerba BuenaJune 24, 2023
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S2 Ep 14 Second Year in ReviewApril 20, 2023
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S2 Ep13 Letters From California - The Farthest West June 1846March 07, 2023
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S2 E12 Bear Flag Part 3 Sonoma Insurrection June 1846December 29, 2022
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S2 E11 Bear Flag Part 2 Fremont Affair Jan - March 1846November 27, 2022
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S2 E10 SFHS Presentation on Smuggling in Yerba BuenaOctober 10, 2022
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S2 E9 Bear Flag Revolt Preceding Events 1846July 24, 2022
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S2 E8 John Sutter Part 2 Arrives in California 1837 - forwardJune 16, 2022
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S2 E7 John Sutter Part 1 1803 - 1837 Before CaliforniaMay 15, 2022
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S2 E6 Walking With Spirits, Interview with Mick's Bootique SF Ghost ToursApril 01, 2022
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S2 E5 Accidental Annexation of California 1842March 15, 2022
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S2 Episode 4, Monkey Block Year in ReviewJanuary 31, 2022
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S2 Episode 3, Yerba Buena's Original Shoreline and DevelopmentJanuary 08, 2022
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S2 Episode 2 Part 2 William Heath Davis Part 2 1838 - 1846December 01, 2021
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S2 Episode 1 Part 1 William Heath Davis Part 1 1822 - 1838October 22, 2021
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S1 Episode 7 The Last of Yerba Buena 1844 - early 1846September 07, 2021
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S1 Episode 6 Interview at the WallJuly 21, 2021
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S1 Episode 5 Thompson's Cove and Yerba Buena's First Civic Improvement 1840s July 11, 2021
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