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Earthquakes -- San Francisco (Calif.) -- 20th century

View Resource The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire

While it is not possible to return to San Francisco in the days after the destructive earthquake that shook the city on April 18, 1906, this well-thought out site from the Bancroft Library at Berkeley offers visitors a cornucopia of visual ephemera and primary documents related to this famed event. As part of a collaborative effort with other area institutions (including Stanford University and...