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San Francisco - The Great Quake - Sacramento Street.

After the disaster, looking down Sacramento Street, from Nob Hill, with the Ferry Building in background

VINTAGE 1906 ARNOLD GENTHE SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE PHOTOGRAPH

Vintage 1906 arnold genthe san francisco earthquake photograph

Palace Of Fine Arts, Theatre, San Francisco, California

Palace Of Fine Arts, Theatre, San Francisco, California, United States -- one place I've actually been.

The Market Street film, shot on April 14 1906, was filmed on a cable car traveling from Eighth Street toward the Ferry Building. It provided a remarkable record of a moment in time - San Francisco four days before the disaster. Here is info about the film:  http://www.silentfilm.org/pages/detail/2082

1906 Market Street - With Sound! minutes, taken shortly before Fan Francisco earthquake.

♥ San Francisco Golden Gate bridge

A sail under the awesome San Francisco Golden Gate bridge as it's enveloped in a cloud of fog. Red pops out of fog.

Maybe one day...    10 Ways to See San Francisco Like a Local | Mighty Girl - even after moving away 20 years ago, this girl's blog is close to spot on.  Although I'd say the best place to see the GG Bridge is on a scooter thru the Presidio and then hiking down the tiny worn paths to the edge.

10 Ways to See San Francisco Like a Local. Although I'd say the best place to see the GG Bridge is on a scooter thru the Presidio and then hiking down the tiny worn paths to the edge.

2213 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco-After the 1906 Earthquake

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Wow!

The anniversary of the Golden Gate bridge, San Fransisco, California-in May They closed traffic and let people walk over it. There were so many people on the bridge that the middle span of the bridge flattened out.

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

Example of Bay Area's often drastic micro climates: Golden Gate Bridge - San Francisco Fog