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Finding Aid for the Collection of Earthquake Photographs, 1906-1954
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Box 1, Folder 1

San Francisco earthquake photographs. 1906.

Scope and Content Note

Informational book created by Los Angeles-based brick manufacturers, arguing for reliability of brick construction. Note indicates "property of H.C. Mathers." Mathers was president of Associated Brick Manufacturers of Southern California.
Box 1, Folder 2

El Centro earthquake report. 1915.

Scope and Content Note

Copy of "Final Report of Committee of Investigation of Building Conditions After the Earthquake of June 22, 1915 of the City of El Centro, California, July 6, 1915."
Box 1, Folder 3

Santa Barbara earthquake photographs. 1925.

Scope and Content Note

8" by 10" black and white photographs of 1925 Santa Barbara earthquake sent to Professor C. Martin Duke at University of California, Los Angeles by L.M.K. Boelter on Oct. 13, 1964.
Box 1, Folder 4

Santa Barbara and Helena earthquake photographs. 1925 and 1935.

Scope and Content Note

Album once belonging to Clarence Derrick with black and white photographs of 1925 Santa Barbara, California earthquake and 1935 Helena, Montana earthquake. Also includes uncaptioned earthquake photographs.
Box 1, Folder 5

Eureka earthquake photographs. 1954.

Scope and Content Note

Photo album with black and white photographs and typescript descriptions.