The real coup, though, is to find an image of your own block or apartment from the photographic past. To that end, I’ve put the Cushman images which include a street address on a Google map. There aren’t any pictures here from my block, but maybe you’ll be luckier! Here’s the map:
If you catch the old photo bug, the San Francisco Historical Photograph Collection is another great place to look. Here’s a photo I found of my block in 1926:
Just look at those cars!