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Art at The Music Concourse

The part of Golden Gate Park in San Francisco that featured most prominently in my previous photo was the Music Concourse, which was completed in 1900. Here’s a photo from ground level. There was a small art fair around the fountain in the centre of the oval-shapes concourse, which is located between the de Young Museum and the California Academy of Sciences. The background shows a monument dedicated to Francis Scott Key, American lawyer, author, and amateur poet, who wrote the American national anthem, The Star Spangled Banner.

You’ll find another photo with the fountain at the Music Concourse in the WS, which also features the de Young Museum, including the tower from which I took my previous photo.

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Exif data:
Make: SONY
Model: DSC-HX400V
Software: PaintShop Pro 16,00
Exposure Time: 1/1600 sec
F-Stop: f/3.2
ISO Speed Ratings: 80
Focal Length: 524/100 mm
Date Taken: 2017-08-06 14:59
Metering Mode: Pattern
Flash: Flash did not fire, auto mode
File Size: 1590 kb

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