Cliff House Project
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Sir Henry Stanley visits Cliff House?
March 1891


The San Francisco Examiner - Mar 19 1891


Sir Henry Stanley was definitely in San Francisco when this story was published (see below stories), but the
writer, Derrick Dodd (pseudonym for Frank Harrison Gassaway; link) was an American humorist in the vein of
Mark Twain, so the story is possibly a fictional account.


San Francisco Call - 11 March 1891

The San Francisco Call - Mar 17 1891



More on Sir Henry M. Stanley:  wikipedia