David F. Myrick David F. Myrick
has long had an interest in the history and geography of the western United States which began when he
learned that one of his
ancestors left Vermont in 1850 by covered wagon to come to San Francisco.Living on Telegraph Hill
for almost three decades, he
enthusiasm for this special place with his
neighbors.After serving for five years as editor and publisher of the neighborhood journal Telegraph Hill (no The Semaphore), he wrote the history of the hill.
San Francisco's Telegraph HillDavid F. MyrickThe City Lights Foundation
has collaborated with the Telegraph Hill Dwellers Association
to update and reprint David Myrick's
classic Telegraph Hill, a beautiful, lavishly illustrated book that is an invaluable community resource documenting the story ...