This is the beautiful Call building, named after The Call newspaper started in 1856 by five unemployed printers. It lasted until 1965 when it merged with the city's afternoon paper, The Examiner. Click the picture to visit the link to a Chronicle article from Friday 10/4/2013.
The article is exemplary of essays contained in the award-winning book, Cool, Grey City of Love: 49 Views of San Francisco. Kamiya unleashes his wandering talent using revealing encyclopedic research. He brings a new depth and beauty to our understanding of our great city's unique, prideful and sassy heritage.