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Lorne July 10th, 1941

Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco

Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco

Lorne arrived in San Francisco on July 9th, 1941. The Army put him up in a room at the Fairmont Hotel at the top of Nob Hill. For three days before their ship set sail, he was able to play tourist on his first visit to San Francisco. Lorne’s description of his experiences in San Francisco show just how isolated Minnesota was from a more global influence at the time.

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