San Francisco: Yesterday and Today : The Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, Lombard Street. The Transamerica Pyramid, Chinatown, Fisherman's Wharf. San Francisco is one of the world's most beloved and beautiful cities, and it comes alive in gorgeous detail within the pages of San Francisco: Yesterday & Today. Rare and nostalgic photos chronicle San Francisco's history, mixing with stunning modern-day imagery and fascinating stories of the people, the architecture, the streets and neighborhoods, and the soul of San Francisco. San Francisco: Yesterday & Today is an unparalleled presentation of San Francisco as you have never seen it.