The Tenderloin was wonderful in the late 1950s-early 1960s

James “Robbie” Robinson talks about how The Tenderloin neighborhood, now known as a center for crime in San Francisco, was a welcoming, nice place to be in the 1950s and early 1960s. This began to change with the so called “Zebra killings”.

Storyteller: James “Robbie” Robinson
Date of Story: late 1950’s- early 1960s
Location of Story: San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.
Location: The Castro, San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.
Date: 11 October, 2016