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At 5:13 a.m., April 18, 1906 an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the Richter scale strikes San Francisco, California, killing hundreds of people as ...

1906 aerial photograph by George R. Lawrence/Library of Congress. San Francisco Bay

At 5:13 a.m., an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the Richter scale strikes San Francisco, California, killing hundreds of people as it topples ...

The Great San Francisco Earthquake: 1906

At 5:13 a.m., an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the Richter scale strikes San Francisco, California, killing hundreds of people as it topples ...

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The Great San Francisco Earthquake topples buildings, killing thousands

San Francisco burning in 1906.

At 5:13 a.m., an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the Richter scale strikes San Francisco, California, killing hundreds of people as it topples ...

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On this day in history, the Great San Francisco Earthquake toppled buildings killing thousands.

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On April 18, 1906, an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the Richter

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San Francisco Earthquake of 1906

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Market Street, San Francisco after the earthquake, 1906.

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The buildings of City National Plaza in downtown L.A. (Jacob Margolis/KPCC)

Refugees leaving the city

Millennium Tower, center, which has sunk a foot-and-a-half

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Not a movie still: Fire rages on a flooded street following the 1994 Northridge earthquake in California. (Steve Starr/CORBIS)

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The Hotel Hemet was one of many brick buildings in the San Jacinto Valley that were rendered uninhabitable by the December 1899 earthquake on Christmas Day.

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The glistening Millennium Tower a year after it opened in downtown San Francisco in 2009.

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Two policemen were buried under walls. Copyright 1906 by Tom M. Phillips. 41. CATTLE KILLED. A view showing a drove of cattle killed by falling walls.

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Composite photo of 1906 damaged buildings and modern family in foreground. In the Great San Francisco earthquake ...

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April 18, 1906. 113 years ago. The Great San Francisco Earthquake. At

FRANCIS HOTEL, SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. (Destroyed by fire.)] 34. FERRY HOUSE, WHERE INJURED ARE LEAVING CITY. This is the station of the greatest ferry in the ...

Photograph of the Effect of Earthquake on Houses After the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, 1906

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A New Yorker story about a dangerous fault line in the Pacific Northwest caused a widespread panic across the country. But for journalists, or at least this ...

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