HILLS OF SAN FRANCISCO
The boom in housing in this area began in 1887 following the opening of the Market Street Cable Railway.
Eureka is the Greek word for "I found it!", adopted in 1850 as California's motto.
Lower and middle class families then flocked into this sunny valley. Although primarily the working class, The workers were well-paid then and comfortable houses emerged. German and Scandanavians, then Irish American families folded in.
"Connections and Results"