Heritage News Archive

The complete collection of Heritage News is now available online! Dating back to 1973, these newsletters provide a unique snapshot of the preservation movement in San Francisco, documenting the many successes and challenges in Heritage’s decades-long history.

 

The Heritage Newsletter debuted in the spring of 1973 and has experienced a dramatic evolution in nearly four decades of publication.

 

The 40th anniversary edition of Heritage News in 2011 reflected on the last several decades and the progress to come. (Fall 2011)

Newsletter Indexes
Index 1973-1986
Index 1987-1998
Index 1999-2008

Vol. XLII

No. 1 (Spring 2014)
No. 2 (Summer 2014)
No. 3 (Fall 2014)
No. 4 (Winter 2014-15)

 

Vol. XLI

No. 1 (Spring 2013)
No. 2 (Summer 2013)
No. 3 (Fall 2013)
No. 4 (Winter 2013-14)

Vol. XXXX

No. 1 (Spring 2012)
No. 2 (Summer 2012)
No. 3 (Fall 2012)
No. 4 (Winter 2012)

Vol. XXXIX

No. 1 (Spring 2011)
No. 2 (Summer 2011)

No. 3 (Fall 2011)
No. 4 (Winter 2011)

Vol. XXXVIII
No. 1 (Spring 2010)
No. 2 (Summer 2010)
No. 3 (Fall/Winter 2010)

Vol. XXXVII
No. 1 (Spring 2009)
No. 2 (Summer 2009)
No. 3 (Fall/Winter 2009)

Vol. XXXVI

Heritage News underwent a colorful transformation in 2008. (Fall 2008)

No.1 (Winter 2008)
No. 2 (Spring 2008)
No. 3 (Summer 2008)
No. 4 (Fall 2008)

Vol. XXXV
No.1 (Winter 2007)
No.2 (Spring 2007)
No.3 (Summer 2007)
No.4 (Fall 2007)

Vol. XXXIV
No.1 (Winter 2006)
No.2 (Spring 2006)
No.3 (Summer 2006)
No.4 (Fall 2006)

Vol. XXXIII
No.1 (Winter 2005)
No.2 (Spring 2005)
No.3 (Summer 2005)
No. 4 (Fall 2005)

The 100th anniversary issue of the Earthquake and Fire featured surviving buildings. (Spring 2006)

Vol. XXXII
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 2004)
No. 2 (Mar/Apr 2004) (includes Annual Report)
No. 3 (May/June 2004)
No. 4 (Jul/Aug 2004)
No. 5 (Sep/Oct 2004)
No. 6 (Nov/Dec 2004)

Vol. XXXI
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 2003)
No. 2 (Mar/Apr 2003
No. 3 (May/June 2003)
No. 4 (Jul/Aug 2003)
No. 5 (Sep/Oct 2003)
No. 6 (Nov/Dec 2003)

Vol. XXX
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 2002)
No. 2 (Mar/Apr 2002)
No. 3 (May/Jun 2002)
No. 4 (July/Aug 2002)
No. 5 (Sept/Oct 2002)
No. 6 (Nov/Dec 2002)

The much-anticipated rehabilitation of the Ferry Building was completed in 2003. (Jan/Feb 2003).

Vol. XXIX
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 2001)
No. 2 (Mar/Apr 2001) 
No. 3 (May/Jun 2001)
No. 4 (July/Aug 2001)
No. 5 (Sept/Oct 2001)
No. 6 (Nov/Dec 2001)

Vol. XXVIII
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 2000)
No. 2 (Mar/Apr 2000)
No. 3 (May/Jun 2000)
No. 4 (Jul/Aug 2000)
No. 5 (Sept/Oct 2000)
No. 6 (Nov/Dec 2000)

Vol. XXVII
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1999)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1999)
No.3 (May/Jun 1999)
No.4 (Jul/Aug 1999)
No.5 (Sept/Oct 1999)
No.6 (Nov/Dec 1999)

Neighborhood success stories often make the front page! (May/June 2000)

Vol. XXVI
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1998)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1998)
No.3 (May/Jun 1998)
No.4 (Jul/Aug 1998)
No.5 (Sept/Oct 1998)
No.6 (Nov/Dec 1998)

Vol. XXV
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1997)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1997)
No.3 (May/Jun 1997)
No.4 (Jul/Aug 1997)
No.5 (Sept/Oct 1997)
No.6 (Nov/Dec 1997)

Vol. XXIV

No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1996)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1996)
No.3 (May/Jun 1996)
No.4 (Jul/Aug 1996)
No.5 (Sept/Oct 1996)
No.6 (Nov/Dec 1996)

Heritage News asked voters to support funding for City Hall. (Sept/Oct 1995)

Vol. XXIII

No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1995)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1995)
No.3 (May/Jun 1995)
No.4 (Jul/Aug 1995)
No.5 (Sept/Oct 1995)
No.6 (Nov/Dec 1995)

Vol. XXII
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1994)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1994)
No.3 (May/Jun 1994)
No.4 (Jul/Aug 1994)
No.5 (Sept/Oct 1994)
No.6 (Nov/Dec 1994)

Vol. XXI
No. 1 (Feb/Mar 1993)
No.2 (Apr/May 1993)
No.3 (Jun/Jul 1993)
No.4 (Aug/Sept 1993)
No.5 (Oct/Nov 1993)

Heritage News featured the restoration of Mission Dolores. (Aug/Sept 1992)

Vol. XX
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1992)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1992)
No.3 (Jun/Jul 1992)
No.4 (Aug/Sept 1992)
No.5 (Oct/Nov 1992)

Vol. XIX
No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1991)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1991)
No.3 (May/Jun 1991)
No.4 (Jul/Aug 1991)
No.5 (Sept/Oct 1991)
No.6 (Nov/Dec 1991)

Vol. XVIII
No. 1 (Winter 1990)
No.2 (Spring 1990)
No.3 (Summer 1990)
No.4 (Fall 1990)

Heritage’s survey of Inner Richmond was one of its first citywide neighborhood surveys. (Jul/Aug 1991)

Vol. XVII

No. 1 (Winter 1989)
No.2 (Spring 1989)
No.3 (Summer 1989)
No.4 (Fall1989)

Vol. XVI
No. 1 (Winter 1988)
No.2 (Spring 1988)
No.3 (Summer 1988)
No.4 (Fall1988)

Vol. XV
No. 1 (Spring 1987)
No.2 (Summer 1987)
No.3 (Fall 1987)

Vol. XIV
No. 1 (Apr 1986)
No.2 (Jun 1986)
No.3 (Oct 1986)
No.4 (Dec 1986)

Vol. XIII

The Downtown Plan from 1983, a collaboration between Heritage and the Planning Department, was a landmark strategy for urban preservation and growth. (Fall 1983)

No. 1 (Spring 1985)
No.2 (Aug 1985)No.3 (Oct 1985)

Vol. XII

No. 1 (Winter 1984)
No.2 (Spring 1984)
No.3 (Summer 1984)
No.4 (Fall 1984)

Vol. XI
No. 2 (Summer 1983)
No.3 (Fall 1983)

Vol. X
No. 1 (Winter 1982)
No.2 (Spring 1982)

Vol. IX

No. 1 (Winter 1981)
No.2 (Spring 1981)
No.3 (Summer 1981)
No.4 (Fall 1981)

The fight to save the City of Paris Building ended in 1980, a crucial battle that emphasized the need for a comprehensive landmark ordinance in San Francisco. (October 1980)

Vol. VIII
No.2 (Jul/Aug 1980)
No.3 (October 1980)

Vol. VII

No. 1 (Jan/Feb 1979)
No.2 (Mar/Apr 1979)
No.3 (May/Jun 1979)

Vol. VI
No. 2 (Jul 1978)
No.3 (Sept 1978)
No.4 (Dec 1978)

Vol. V
No. 1 (Mar 1977)
No.3 (Oct 1977)
No.4 (Dec 1977)

Vol. IV
No. 1 (Mar 1976)
No.2 (Jun 1976)
No.3 (Nov 1976)
No.4 (Dec 1976)

Jessie Street Substation. (December 1975)

Vol. III
No. 1 (Mar 1975)
No.2 (Aug 1975)
No.3 (Dec 1975)

Vol. II
No. 1 (1974)
No.2 (1974)
No.3 (1974)

Vol. I
No. 1 (1973)
No.2 (1973)
No.3 (1973)

Inserts
Chinatown
Pacific Heights
Richmond
SoMa I
SoMa II
Oriental Warehouse
Facades of the Mission
You Don’t have to Destroy a Building to Save It!
You Can Keep Those Old Garage Doors and Have an Automatic Opener As Well
Unreinforced Masonry Buildings in San Francisco
Windows: Doing the Right Thing