NO. 85 OFFICE OF THE CALIFORNIA STAR NEWSPAPER - On this site January 9, 1847, the first newspaper in San Francisco, The California Star - later known as The Alta Californian, was published by Samuel Brannan with Elbert P. Jones as editor.
743 Washington Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
The East West Bank stands on the site. A Private plaque is on the floor of the front step.