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Echoes of a boom ... and bust
It was supposed to be a perpetual prosperity machine powered by the eternal sunshine. But while the 1920s shaped the bay area we know today, the decade also left a forgotten lesson: with every leap, there's a fall. Relive the rush of the boom, and see its modern stamp.
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