San Francisco

San Francisco

Yerba Buena 1969   During this week in 1969, newspapers across the country were sharing this little snippet about San Francisco. “San Francisco was originally known as Yerba Buena. Spanish for “good herb,” a small mint-like plant early explorers found.” Over the years, people have left their hearts in San Francisco. As the author Rudyard Kipling…

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San Francisco

San Francisco

Yerba Buena Today the city of Yerba Buena (“YAIR-Bah Byoo-Nah”) is renamed San Francisco. San Francisco was originally known as Yerba Buena – Spanish for “good herb” – a small mint-like plant early explorers found. Over the years, people have left their hearts in San Francisco. The author Rudyard Kipling said, “San Francisco has only…

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