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Album of photographs of the San Francisco earthquake and fire [graphic]
BANC PIC 19xx.112--ALB
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Title:

Album of photographs of the San Francisco earthquake and fire

Creator/Contributor:

Worden, Willard E.

Creator/Contributor:

Murat, A. L.

Creator/Contributor:

Tanron, M.

Creator/Contributor:

Pillsbury Picture Co

Abstract:

Collection contains commercial photographic prints taken in San Francisco during and after the disaster of 1906. The views show cityscapes (including several sections of a panoramic view from atop Fairmont Hotel, Nob Hill), fires burning, earthquake and fire damage, refugees and refugee camps, street kitchens, and looters. Among the buildings and locations pictured are City Hall, Hall of Justice, Valencia St. Hotel, Mission District, Market St., South of Market District, Wholesale District and Financial District. Photoraphers include the Pillsbury Picture Co., A.L. Murat, C.V. Estey, Willard E. Worden and True E. Hecht.

Date:

1906 (issued)

Subject:

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Earthquakes -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Fires -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 -- Photographs

Note:

Various photographers, many unidentified. Some by Pillsbury Picture Co., A.L. Murat, W.E. Worden, and M. Tanron.
RESTRICTED ITEM: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning this item should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (134 photoprints) : b&w ; 29 x 39 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 19xx.112--ALB

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ITEM: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning this item should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.