Union Square, San Francisco Photos

Union Square, just north of Market Street mid-way between the Ferry Building & the Civic Center is ringed by some of the finer department stores & shops in San Francisco.

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Highrises which surround Union Square marked by star-topped Starlight Room seen from residential hills south of city. San Francisco, CA.Bronze Victory statue by Robert Aitken on top of Dewey Monument column by Newton Tharp in Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Union Square column & old St. Francis Hotel with its new Tower behind. San Francisco, CA.St. Francis Hotel on Union Square. San Francisco, CA.
Highrises which surround Union Square marked by star-topped Starlight Room seen from residential hills south of city. San Francisco, CA.Bronze Victory statue by Robert Aitken on top of Dewey Monument column (1901) by Newton Tharp in Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Union Square column & old St. Francis Hotel (1904 & 7) with its new Tower (1971) (32 floors) behind. San Francisco, CA. Architect: William L. Pereira & Assoc..St. Francis Hotel (1904 & 7) on Union Square. San Francisco, CA. Architect: Walter Danforth Bliss & William Baker Faville.
St. Francis Hotel on Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Admiral George Dewey column in Union Square commemorates 1898 victory over Spanish navy in Manila Bay. San Francisco, CA.Saks Fifth Avenue on Union Square before Starlight Room building. San Francisco, CA.Starlight Room building details on Union Square. San Francisco, CA.
St. Francis Hotel on Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Admiral George Dewey column in Union Square commemorates 1898 victory over Spanish navy in Manila Bay. San Francisco, CA.Saks Fifth Avenue (1981) on Union Square before Starlight Room building. San Francisco, CA. Architect: Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum.Starlight Room building details on Union Square. San Francisco, CA. Style: Gothic Revival.
Neoclassical building on north side of Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Buildings on east side of Union Square column. San Francisco, CA.Art Deco building on east edge of Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Nieman Marcus building with facade greatly spoiled from original design on southeast corner of Union Square. San Francisco, CA.
Neoclassical building on north side of Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Buildings on east side of Union Square column. San Francisco, CA.Art Deco building on east edge of Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Nieman Marcus building (1983) with facade greatly spoiled from original design on southeast corner of Union Square. San Francisco, CA. Architect: Johnson/Burgee Architects.
White marbled I. Magnin with Nieman Marcus beyond on Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Macy's department store on south side of Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Frank Lloyd Wright building or Xanadu Gallery. San Francisco, CA.Arched portal of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.
White marbled I. Magnin (now Macy's building) (1905-10) with Nieman Marcus beyond on Union Square. San Francisco, CA. Architect: Reid Brothers.Macy's department store on south side of Union Square. San Francisco, CA.Frank Lloyd Wright building or Xanadu Gallery (former V.C. Morris store) (1949) (140 Maiden Lane). San Francisco, CA. Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright. Arched portal of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.
Ramps above entrance of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Ramps & skylights of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Hanging planter & skylight of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Skylight details of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.
Ramps above entrance of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Ramps & skylights of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Hanging planter & skylight of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Skylight details of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.
Looking through hole in partitions of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Built-in drawer units of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Looking down at entrance archway & ramps of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.
Looking through hole in partitions of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Built-in drawer units of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.Looking down at entrance archway & ramps of Frank Lloyd Wright building. San Francisco, CA.

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