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Tortoise Shell Delivery – Part 1

Yesterday, October 29, 2008 I had the privilege of joining Bill Kastrinos of Tortoise Shell Homes in the delivery of a home in the coastal mountains south of San Francisco. I met Bill at the Tortoise Shell Nursery located in Rohnert Park, California. I took a few pictures of the Nursery to show you what […]

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Earthquake Shacks

Update: I’ve added an interior picture to the bottom of the post. Earthquake refugee cottages, or “shacks” were built by the Department of Lands and Buildings of the Relief Corporation to house refugees from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire. 5,610 cottages were constructed to house over 16,000 San Franciscans in 11 refugee camps […]

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