Taken from Mission Cliff Gardens in University Heights, this spectacular Lee Passmore photo looks south on North Avenue to the distant Normal School in 1916. Supposedly Adolph Spreckels built the park to encourage folks to visit aboard the San Diego Electric Railway (streetcar), which he also owned. The park is gone, but you can strill drive around the little plaza at the center of the photo. It's north of the intersection of Park Blvd. and Adams Avenue. (San Diego History Center photograph)

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