USGS logo

Damaged buildings.

Damaged buildings. (from University of Nebraska at Lincoln, Gallery of the Open Frontier )

Spectators on Sacramento watching the fire 
      approach.

Photo by Arnold Genthe of spectators on Sacramento watching the fire approach. (from Steinbrugge Collection of the UC Berkeley Earthquake Engineering Research Center)

Fire burns at Grove and Laguna Streets.

Fire burns at Grove and Laguna Streets. View is along Grove Street. City Hall dome can be seen in the smoke cloud. (from Museum of the Ciy of San Francisco's, 16 Views of the Great Earthquake and Fire (PowerPoint ))