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Who is Raoul Wallenberg?

 Raoul Wallenberg (August 4, 1912 – July 17, 1947?) was a Swedishumanitarian who worked in Budapest, Hungary, during World War II to rescue Jews from the Holocaust. Between July and December 1944, he issued protective passports and housed Jews, saving tens of thousands of Jewish lives.

"Raoul Wallenberg." Wikipedia. 2010. Wikimedia Foundation Inc.. 15 May 2010 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raoul_Wallenberg.

Before Raoul Wallenberg High School

 Before Wallenberg High School, this was the site of Anza Elementary School (built in 1951).

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Anza School under Construction. 1951. Photograph. San Francisco History Center, San Francisco. San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection. Web. 17 May 2010.

 

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Children entering Anza Elementary School on first day of class. 1952. Photograph. San Francisco History Center, San Francisco. San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection. Web. 17 May 2010.

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Anza School at Anza Vista and O'Farrell Streets. 1964. Photograph. San Francisco History Center, San Francisco. San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection. Web. 17 May 2010.

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Anza Schools. n.d. Photograph. San Francisco History Center, San Francisco. San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection. Web. 17 May 2010.

 

 

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