San Francisco Earthquake Fire 1906

The massive earthquake that shook San Francisco to its core in the early hours of April 18, 1906, ignited a howling blaze that threatened total destruction of the city.

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The California earthquake of April 18, 1906 ranks as one of the most significant earthquakes of all time. Rare photos of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake.

Panorama of the Destroyed Financial District Horses Killed by Falling Bricks on Sacramento Street Crowds Gather to Watch Fire Along Market Street

When the 1906 earthquake struck San Francisco, amateur photographer Louis P. Selby worked in the family's candy shop. He took to the streets with his camera.

San Francisco earthquake of 1906: The San Francisco earthquake of 1906, a major earthquake and fire that destroyed some 28,000 buildings and killed more than 3,000 people.

Home page of the Museum of the City of San Francisco, with exhibits about the 1906 earthquake, California Gold Rush, internment of the Japanese during World War II

On this day in History, The Great San Francisco Earthquake on Apr 18, 1906. Learn more about what happened today on History.

A film taken from a streetcar traveling down Market Street in San Francisco in 1906, a few days before the earthquake/fire destroyed the area.

Description: Imagine awakening before dawn on April 18, 1906 to the unthinkable--a massive earthquake has toppled chimneys and buildings, and ripped apart city water pipes.

Henry Pittock S Account Of Surviving The 1906 San Francisco

fire in the heart of san francisco following the 1906 earthquake an estimated 3 000 people died in the event photo courtesy of the center for military

San Francisco Earthquake

photo sc95197 vivid picture showing flames of san francisco fire in the area east

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Wikipedia

burning of the mission district left and a map showing the extent of the fire

Why It Took Two Earthquakes For San Francisco To Finally Build

raging fire over san francisco after the 1906 earthquake credit bettmann getty

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Wikipedia

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