San Francisco Bay Area earthquake of 1868 [graphic] 1868.


San Francisco Bay Area earthquake of 1868 [graphic] 1868.

Photographs show earthquake damage (especially damaged buildings) in San Francisco, Hayward, and San Leandro, Calif. after the earthquake of 1868.

13 photographic prints (11 cartes de visite and 2 stereographs) : albumen ; 10 x 6 and 9 x 18 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 8284557

UC Berkeley Libraries

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