San Francisco HISTORY DAYS 2016 at the OLD MINThttp://sfhistorydays.org
On the weekend of March 4–6, 2016 the Old Mint becomes a pop-up museum of San Francisco history featuring more than 60 exhibitors at the San Francisco History Days at the Old Mint. Join community historians, archivists, genealogists, archaeologists, researchers, educators, reenactors and other history enthusiasts for a free Community Open House at this historic site. Past history weekends at the Old Mint have brought together dozens of organizations to celebrate and tell the City’s unique history, and have attracted several thousand participants.
NOTE: the name of this annual event changed to San Francisco HISTORY DAYS at the Old Mint beginning 2016.
(filmed at the 2015 San Francisco History Exp for the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society).
Also see actors in period costumes bring life life to notable San Francisco historic characters:https://youtu.be/a8npjdVs-XQ
Adolph Sutro, Anna Bishop, Isaiah Wrigley Lees, Lillie Hitchcock Coit, Levi Strauss, Pyrite Pete, Lydia Thompson, James Kelly, Corky O'Paddy, Lotta Crabtree, and Leland Stanford