Sam McManis

July 6, 2014 12:00 AM

Discoveries: S.F.’s seedy history inspires lively trip to the past

Step into North America’s first foray into “histortainment” and back into San Francisco’s legacy.


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About This Blog

Sam McManis has covered travel and recreation at The Sacramento Bee since 2011, criss-crossing California to report on interesting, humorous, unexpected and sometimes truly strange stories. When he's not driving all over the state for work, McManis likes to run on the many mountain trails California boasts. Contact Sam McManis at or 916-321-1145. Twitter: @SamMcManis

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