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Tide of Empire on the San Francisco Bay

October 8, 2015 | By | Reply More
Tide of Empire on the San Francisco Bay

Go to the narrows of the strait where the ocean has cleft the western mountain wall and invaded the continent.

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Bridges as Symbols – The Golden Gate Bridge

October 7, 2015 | By | Reply More
Bridges as Symbols – The Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge, too, can only be grasped in terms of its full setting.

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Bridges as Symbols – The Bay Bridge

October 6, 2015 | By | Reply More
Bridges as Symbols – The Bay Bridge

The great bridges of history have been expressions of the spirit of the civilizations which produced them. Perhaps because a bridge is both a joining together and a means of expanding human freedom, men have long recognized bridges as symbols of human and religious values.

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Night in the San Francisco Bay

August 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Night in the San Francisco Bay

Just after sundown the San Francisco Bay is a pool of light in the darkening evening.

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Day’s End in the San Francisco Bay

July 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
Day’s End in the San Francisco Bay

All day a moving cloud canopy has hung over the gray bay, occasionally trailing long banners of rain which stippled the waters and gently sprinkled the shores.

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Accents of the San Francisco Bay

July 28, 2015 | By | Reply More
Accents of the San Francisco Bay

The sounds of the bay are the high pitched whistles of tugs and bass bellowed of ocean liners and fog horns …

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Textures of San Francisco Bay

June 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
Textures of San Francisco Bay

Clouds hang low over the vast amphitheater of the San Francisco Bay and its shores like a pavilion roof supported by mountain pillars.

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Colors of the San Francisco Bay

May 28, 2015 | By | Reply More
Colors of the San Francisco Bay

When an overcast breaks up, the coming of sunlight to the waters is like the coming of spring to the land.

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Ebb in the San Francisco Bay

May 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
Ebb in the San Francisco Bay

The big white buoy marking submerged Blossom Rock, off Telegraph Hill, trails a long line of foam toward the west, as if it were moving upstream leaving a wake.

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Autumn over the San Francisco Bay

May 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
Autumn over the San Francisco Bay

There is an incomparable day that comes once a year on the San Francisco Bay. It arrives not according to any man-made calendar, but like the date of Easter is determined by what happens in the sky.

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