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San Francisco earthquake, 1906

by Kathleen Duey

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Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKathleen Duey.
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1726 vol. 14
The Physical Object
Pagination195 p. ;
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3549945M
ISBN 100671036025
LC Control Number2001567026
OCLC/WorldCa42263789

This splendid eywitness account was written by Emma M. Burke, wife of San Francisco attorney Bart Burke, who lived on Waller Street, near Golden Gate Park, at the time of the earthquake. This article appeared in the June 2, , edition of “Overlook Magazine.”. Books on LibraryThing tagged San Francisco Earthquake. This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising.

The three titles-The San Francisco Calamity by Earthquake and Fire and San Francisco's Great Disaster and San Francisco's Horror of Earthquake and Fire, were issued in , in the disaster's immediate aftermath, by three separate publishers including two in Philadelphia, P.W. Ziegler Co. and Globe Bible Publishing Co.   Photos and illustrations from Wilbur Gleason Zeigler's book "San Francisco and Vicinity The Story of the Great Disaster, Told by Pen and Picture." Photos are before and after the earthquake.

  Within half an hour of the San Francisco earthquake, 50 fires had erupted from broken gas pipes, downed power lines, and overturned stoves. The San Francisco earthquake and subsequent fires killed an estimated 3, people and left over half of the city's population : Jennifer Rosenberg. Jacob Kaufman hasn't had an easy life. When the historic San Francisco earthquake hits, he is separated from his father and sister. This story tells of a street dog who helps reunite the family. PJ Our Way offers free, monthly Jewish chapter books to kids years of age.


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