Market Street, San Francisco, 1905

My niece, Hilary, who lives in France, sent this clip to me. It’s footage from a streetcar traveling down Market Street in San Francisco in 1905, before the 1906 earthquake. The music from from Airs’ Moon Safari album, titled “La Femme D’Argent.”

About Suzanne

Suzanne Woods Fisher writes bestselling, award winning fiction and non-fiction books about the Old Order Amish for Revell Books. Her interest in the Plain People began with her Old Order German Baptist grandfather, raised in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Suzanne's app, Amish Wisdom, delivers a daily Amish proverb to your phone or iPad. She writes a bi-monthly column for Christian Post and Cooking & Such magazine. She lives with her family in California and raises puppies for Guide Dogs for the Blind. To Suzanne's way of thinking, you can't take life too seriously when a puppy is running through your house with someone's underwear in its mouth.


  1. Anonymous says:

    how about

    Golly, Miss Molly!