OLD UNITED STATES MINT

Historical Landmark

Description:
This is San Francisco’s second mint (1869). California’s only such Federal Greek Revival structure. Due to unsurpassed productivity, it became a sub-treasury in 1874. Intact after the 1906 disaster, it served as a clearinghouse bank, thus aiding in the city’s reconstruction. Closed in 1937, it was restored in 1972-1976 by Mint Director Mary Brooks


Registration Date: 11/18/1974

Location:
City: San Francisco
County: San Francisco

Directions:
88-5th St at Mission St, San Francisco


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