San Francisco


Platt's Hall

Monday, March 29, 1882

The Decorative Arts


Newspaper report

Daily Alta California (San Francisco, CA), March 30, 1882, 1


Daily Alta California (San Francisco, CA), March 25, 1882

The notice says this lecture would be Wilde's last in San Francisco. In fact, there were two more.

See also clarification about lecture titles.


Platt's Hall

216 Montgomery Street, east side, just north of Bush Street, San Francisco, CA

Opened: August 6, 1860 (Henry B. Platt, contractor and proprietor)

Demolished: 1890


Wilde's base while in California was The Palace Hotel in San Francisco.

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