Views of San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., After the 1906 Earthquake and Fire

Processed by Katherine Ruiz.
The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
1997

Views of San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., After the 1906 Earthquake and Fire

BANC PIC 1905.02074-.02118--STER

The Bancroft Library



University of California

Berkeley, California 1997
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    California Heritage Digital Image Access Project staff in The Bancroft Library and The Library's Electronic Text Unit
    Digital images processed by:
    The Library Photographic Service
    Finding aid completed:
    February 1997
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Collection Summary

Collection Title: Views of San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., After the
Date: 1906
Earthquake and Fire
Collection Number: BANC PIC 1905.02074-.02118--STER
Extent: 39 photographic prints ; stereograph ; various sizes 43 digital objects
Repository: The Bancroft Library. University of California, Berkeley.
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Languages Represented: English

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Collection is available for use.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Views of San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., after the 1906 Earthquake and Fire, BANC PIC 1905.02074-.02118--STER, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Digital Representations Available

Digital representations of selected original pictorial materials are available in the list of materials below. Digital image files were prepared from selected Library originals by the Library Photographic Service. Library originals were copied onto 35mm color transparency film; the film was scanned and transferred to Kodak Photo CD (by Custom Process); and the Photo CD files were color-corrected and saved in JFIF (JPEG) format for use as viewing files.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

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Scope and Content

This collection of earthquake and fire views from 1906 consists of 39 photographic prints in stereograph form. Several of the images have duplicate copies, bringing the total number of images to 43. Some photomechanical prints are included. The photographers are unknown. The publisher is Clinton Johnson of Los Angeles. Includes views of the effects of the 1906 earthquake on streets, street car tracks and buildings (San Francisco City Hall, hotels, theaters, police station, etc.), as well as relief lines in Oakland and refugee quarters in Fort Mason in San Francisco. Printed captions on or below the images are reprinted in the container listing.

Container Listing

 

:1905.02074 Telegraph Hill Burning.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 4.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02079 Refugees Tents at Ft. Mason, Tents in the Distance, after the Great Fire Apr. 18th to 20th 1906.

 

:1905.02080 Refugees Camping in front of the Ferry Building.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 3.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02081 Relief line at Oakland.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 215.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02082 Earthquake Wrecked Buildings on Howard Street.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 182.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02083 Looking South from 17th and Howard Sts. Showing the effects of the Earthquake Apr. 18th 1906. San Francisco, Cal.

 

:1905.02084 Houses on Howard St. wrecked by Earthquake Apr. 18th 1906, San Francisco, Cal.

 

:1905.02084 copy 2 Howard Street from Capp

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 195.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02085 Street car tracks after Earthquake.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 59.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02086 Effect of Earthquake on street car tracks.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 193.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02087 Earthquake Action on 18th Street.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 188.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02088 Earthquake results on water front.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 52.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02089 Earthquake results on sidewalks.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 96.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02090 Effect of Earthquake on Pavements.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 75.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02093 City Hall, San Francisco, Cal, after the Earthquake & Fire of Apr. 18th to 20th 1906.

 

:1905.02094 City Hall from Larkin St. and City Hall Ave.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 171 (in mss.)

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02095 West Entrance City Hall.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 172 (in mss.)

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02096 Southwest corner of City Hall

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 45.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02097 Children's Playground and Cafe at Golden Gate Park after the Earthquake Apr. 18th 1906, San Francisco, Cal.

 

Fairmont Hotel and Flood Residence, Nob Hill, San Francisco Cal after the Great Fire of Apr. 18th to 20th, 1906.

 

:1905.02098

 

:1905.02098 DUP

 

:1905.02098 copy 3 Fairmont Hotel & Flood Residence, Nob Hill, San Francisco, Cal, after the Great Fire Apr. 18th to 20th 1906.

 

:1905.02099 Majestic Theater after the Great Fire Apr. 18th to 20th 1906. San Francisco, Cal.

 

:1905.02100 "Call Bldg". San Francisco, Cal, after Earthquake and Great Fire Apr. 18th to 20th 1906.

 

:1905.02101 Earthquake Action on Hall of Justice.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 156.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02102 Earthquake effect on Mission Police Station.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 190.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02103 U.S. Mint, 5th & Mission Sts. San Francisco, Cal.

 

:1905.02105 Old First Baptist Church opposite Mint.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 39.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02106 Grace Episcopal Church and surroundings.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 145.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02107 St. Luke's Church, Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, Cal, after the Great Fire of Apr. 18th to 20th 1906.

 

:1905.02109 View from Nob Hill looking South-East after Great Fire of April 18th to 20th 1906, San Francisco, Cal.

 

:1905.02109 copy 2 View from Nob Hill looking South-East after Great Fire of Apr. 18th to 20th 1906, San Francisco, Cal.

 

Looking North from Union Square San Francisco, Cal, after Earthquake & Great Fire of Apr. 18th to 20th 1906.

 

:1905.02110

 

:1905.02110 copy 2

 

:1905.02111 East on Sacramento St. from Fairmont Hotel.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 146.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02112 Telegraph Hill from Nob Hill.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 141.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02113 Ruins wholesale district Market Street.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 60.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02114 East front Grace Church.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 154.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02115 North from Jones and Turk Streets.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 183.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02115a Looking East from Nob Hill.

Photographer: Clinton Johnson.

Photographer's number: 140.

Place of publication: Los Angeles, Cal.

Date of publication: c1906.

Photographer's series: San Francisco Earthquake Series.

 

:1905.02116 View from Van Ness Avenue San Francisco. Cal. Looking East after the Great Fire, Apr. 20th 1906.

 

:1905.02117 Burned District, San Francisco, Cal. Looking East from former location of Valentia [Valencia?].

 

Looking N. E. from Sansom and Sacramento Sts. after the Earthquake & Great Fire of Apr. 18th to 20th 1906, San Francisco, Cal.

 

:1905.02118

 

:1905.02118 DUP