Connect with Tech: History & Technology Merge
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
THE SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENTS
Meet the creators of tech apps using interactive mapping and other technologies to connect users with San Francisco History.
Urban Ore: MUNI
The San Francisco Historical Society presents SF Urban Ore, an app which explores San Francisco’s hidden history along popular MUNI routes.
San Francisco Ghost Sign Mapping Project
The San Francisco Ghost Sign Mapping Project is an interactive map, photo gallery, and walking tour series maintained by artist Kasey Smith. The project is dedicated to documenting, researching, and mapping the history and locations of all of San Francisco’s historic handpainted signage. Smith creates site specific installations, performances, and art events with a focus on the ephemerality of the cityscape.
The Bay Area’s Lost STREETCARS
Explore maps of where historic streetcar routes went and browse thousands of historic photos from San Francisco’s Mission District to the hills of Oakland. Presented by Chris Arvin- designer, problem solver and storyteller.