In 1970s SF, a big 'fro was a symbol of freedom and self-expression. (via Pinterest)

#TBT: Epic Hairstyles in San Francisco History

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Nothing dates a photograph quite like someone's hair.

This being San Francisco, we have had some epic hairstyles over the years. Enjoy this follicular romp through SF's hairy past!


1870s - 1880s

(via The Cabinet Card Gallery)

This cabinet card of a lady was created at the Rieman and Tuttle studio at 26 Montgomery Street. The woman's hairstyle is consistent with the trend, of the late 1870s and '80s, of placing curls in the front of an updo.

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