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sf_daily_photo CARNEGIE LIBRARY SERIES 6 of 7. San Francisco Public Library, Sunset Branch 1305 18th Ave, Inner Sunset. The 5th Carnegie branch designed by architect G. Albert Lansburgh in the Classical Revival style. The central entrance is recessed within a logia formed by 3 tall round arches supported by 2 segmented Corinthian columns and 2 pilasters. Names of authors, many Western, are inscribed under the sills of recessed archrd windows. Construction including the cost of the land was $51K. Opened in 1918. Photo dated 1918 from SF Historical Photograph Collection. #archilovers #carnegielibrary #thisplacematters #historicalpreservation #historic_captures #archi_ologie #beautyinbuildings #sanfrancisco #architecture #savingplaces #californiaarchitecture #publicbuilding #sf_daily_photo #historicbuilding #tbt 6h

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