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F Street Chevy
 
 
Jim Miotke
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    Okay, the game is on... can you guess where this photo was taken?

6/18/2002 12:40:48 AM

 
Michael Crawford-Hick

member since: 9/6/2000
 

san francisco

6/18/2002 2:44:03 AM

 
Jon Close
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member since: 5/18/2000
 

I've never been there (except to change planes once), but that hilly street looks like San Francisco.

Cheating ;-) I looked up "Ellis Brooks Chevrolet" and confirmed that it is SanFran.

6/18/2002 10:41:38 AM

 
Michael Crawford-Hick

member since: 9/6/2000
 

Even though I live in England, during the last 12 years or so I have been to San Francisco many, many times and lived there for 14 months 89/90 and hope to reutrn to live and work some time in the future, I had a great time and have driven past this place on a number of ocasions, but the hills did give it away.

6/18/2002 2:24:00 PM

 
Bob Dumont

member since: 9/28/2000
 

As Dinah Shore (who?) used to warble on the old TV, "See Ellis Brooks today for your Chevrolet--corner of Bush and Van Ness". (To which old Ellis would add in his down-home twang, "And I'll give you five pounds of Hills Brothers coffee absolutely free!...")
Anyway, that is most certainly San Francisco with the mighty BofA building on the left. Take it from a native. :)

6/18/2002 10:29:50 PM

 
Jim Miotke
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In case there was any doubt, you're all correct! I love that reference to the Dinah Shore / Ellis Brooks commerical.

I shot this while doing a wedding at a local church. Ran out into the street in between pulses of traffic.

What a gorgeous city, no doubt about it.

8/1/2002 1:19:47 PM

 
Steven Bryant

member since: 11/9/2003
 

Corner of Van Ness and Franklin in San Francisco CA
Beautiful shot

12/30/2003 5:04:03 PM

 
Phalguni 

member since: 11/9/2004
 

Ya its 1395 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco.
Great shot.

11/10/2004 9:14:30 AM

 
Mary E. Heinz
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member since: 5/23/2005
 

I was going to respond with San Francisco but only because of the hills!

5/29/2005 7:57:43 PM

 
Mary B. McGrath
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member since: 5/11/2000
 

My bet is SF, even before I saw the responses...Anyone got a shot of Lombard Street? Would love to see that, especially an aerial one!
mary mcgrath

8/14/2005 10:30:28 AM

 
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