San Francisco Heritage Preservation Society

Paul's Hat Works Bowler

Black Bart in Classic Bowler UPPER PLAYGROUNDx PAUL'S HAT WORKS The Heritage Preservation Society together with Paul's Hat Works presents to you the "Black Bart Bowler." San Francisco's oldest hatter in town was established in 1918 and continues the tradition of old world fine hat making. Specializing in classic panama straw and beaver felt; Paul's Hat Works handcrafts each piece....

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The Cable Car Bow Tie

Cable Car Clothiers store window CABLE CAR CLOTHIERSx UPPER PLAYGROUND The Heritage Preservation Society together with the oldest haberdasher in town, Cable Car Clothiers, presents the Cable Car Bow Tie. Established in 1939, by Charles Pivnick also known as Mr. P, Cable Car Clothiers has remained family owned and operated in San Francisco’s Downtown area for over 73 years. The...

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Shotgun Cartridge Shooter Glass Set of 2

Skeet Tournament PACIFIC ROD & GUN CLUB x UPPER PLAYGROUND The Society presents the Shotgun Cartridge Shooter Glass in honor of the oldest gun club in town, the Pacific Rod & Gun Club. Established in 1934 at Lake Merced, the historic gun club is the last of its kind in San Francisco. It is the only place in town that...

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Bushman T-Shirt in Black

The Bushman THE BUSHMAN x UPPER PLAYGROUND The Heritage Preservation Society would like to honor the most iconic street performer in San Francisco history, the world famous, Bushman. As his name suggests, he in fact disguises himself as a bush, taking camouflage behind two custom made branches of real life foliage. Seemingly a part of the woodwork, passer byres receive a...

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ALCATRAZ ISLAND x UPPER PLAYGROUND

Alcatraz Island ALCATRAZ ISLAND x UPPER PLAYGROUND The Heritage Preservation Society pays homage to the notorious island penitentiary of Alcatraz with this double "mug" set. The Alcatraz Mugs feature two of the prison’s most infamous jailbirds, "Al" and the "Birdman". Al Capone, the Brooklyn born, Chicago kingpin was sent to the big house in 1932 for tax evasion and was...

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The Doggie Diner Plate

Doggie Head, Sloat and 45th Ave DOGGIE DINER x UPPER PLAYGROUND The Heritage Preservation Society would like to honor the iconic fast-food restaurant chain, the Doggie Diner with the commemorative DD Collector's Plate. Established in San Francisco in 1949 by local entrepreneur Al Ross, the Bay Area chain featured colossal wiener-dog heads wearing bow ties and chef hats atop each doggie...

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