Gaslamp Quarter

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Gaslamp Quarter


San Diego, California


a historic district next to the new convention center


restored former city administration building


Keating building
(used in Simon & Simon TV series)


Foresters building (middle right)
where Hawaiian King reviewed parade from balcony
caught cold and later died 

stained glass from BPOE (Elks)
now inside Hard Rock Cafe


(hotel sign in background)


Yuma building


Formerly the "Golden Poppy"
where Madame Cora kept the girls
who were dressed in pastel colors coded 
to the rooms where they entertained


former Chinese restaurant
with opium den in the rear

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Painted detail on Buildings


men of San Diego


wall of antique shop


building where during renovation they painted former building detail
 rather than removing the more recent stucco to expose the old detail


man leaving with suitcase!


faces on the cornice

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the Chinese culture in San Diego



the museum


bed said to be used by the last Imperial Emperor of China


lily in the pond

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nearby Horton Plaza


the restored U.S. Grant hotel 

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