• A section of the bowsprint and figurehead on the bow of BALCLUTHA.

    San Francisco Maritime

    National Historical Park California

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The Aquatic Park Historic District includes gardens, lawns, a cable car turnaround and lagoon. The Maritime Museum building is in the background and the Golden Gate Bridge is visible on the far right.
The Aquatic Park Historic District includes the Maritime Museum in the historic Aquatic Park Bathhouse building, gardens, lawns, a cable car turnaround, beach, and cove. The cable car turnaround is in the foreground, the  Bathhouse building is in the background, and the Golden Gate Bridge is visible on the far right.
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Kaiulani Marine Exchange Card

That the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is the repository for the original San Francisco Marine Exchange cards that were used to track vessel arrivals into San Francisco? This collection, (HDC 0559, SAFR 18592) also includes ledger books that record vessels arriving into and departing from San Francisco. More...