Born 1830 - Died 1898. Prussian born mining engineer responsible for the Sutro Tunnel which drained and ventilated the many mines in the Comstock Lode. Also became mayor of San Francisco.
Adolph Sutro
Brief biography from the western neighborhoods project in western San Francisco.
Adolph Sutro 1830-1898
Biography, portrait and text of a small book published in 1895 to honor the new mayor of San Francisco.
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