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Finding aid to the photographs of San Francisco, Calif., following the 1906 earthquake and fire collection PC 003
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  • Scope and Content
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: California Historical Society
    Title: Photographs of San Francisco, Calif., following the 1906 earthquake and fire
    Creator: Aydelotte
    Identifier/Call Number: PC 003
    Physical Description: 1.9 Linear Feet 1 flat storage box
    Date: 1906
    Language of Material: Collection materials are in English.

    Scope and Content

    Consists of photos showing damage to identified buildings and streets in San Francisco, Calif., following the 1906 earthquake and fire. Buildings depicted include City Hall, Jackson Brewery, St. John church, Poodle Dog restaurant, Hale Bros., Lick Baths, St. Ignatius church, Tivoli Theater, U.S. Mint, Grand Hotel, Palace Hotel, Temple Emanu-El, California Pioneers, Call Building, and the Emporium. Several images display views along Mission Street and various side streets. Includes a view of Nob Hill and one cityscape taken from Nob Hill. Many photos feature people on the streets.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Materials in this collection, which were created in 1906, are in the public domain in the United States. Permission to publish or reproduce is not required.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Materials found in collection; provenance is unknown.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item, date]; Photographs of San Francisco, Calif., following the 1906 earthquake and fire, PC 003; [box number, folder number]; California Historical Society.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Buildings -- Natural disaster effects -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
    San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 -- Photographs
    Earthquakes -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
    Fires -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
    Pedestrians -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
    Mission Street (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
    San Francisco (Calif.)-Buildings, structures, etc.-Pictorial works.