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San Francisco earthquake

disaster claiming many lives and most of city (1906). [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 443–444]
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The April 18, 1906 San Francisco earthquake (magnitude 7.
Mexico's earthquake produced four times more energy than the great 1906 San Francisco earthquake, a magnitude 7.
A picture really is worth a thousand words--at least when it comes to postcards that once showcased the devastating aftereffects of natural catastrophes such as the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fires.
View of the destruction and rubble along Market Street at Third Street after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake
Lacking a college degree, she collected specimens for nearly 60 years--and even saved part of the collection from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake.
The police can find no trace, and the only clue Callie has makes no sense: while examining photographs from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, she sees an all-too-familiar face.
Magnitude of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, largest on the fault In the 20th/21st century
The historic 1906 San Francisco earthquake was about 500 times larger than Sunday's temblor.
Adjusted to inflation, the 296-mile long scar of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake would cost up to $60 billion if it occurred today, according to Fireman's Fund.
Chapters address the response phase of emergency management for natural and human-induced events like earthquakes, hurricanes, droughts, floods, a flu pandemic, and explosions, including the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, the 9/11 attacks, and the Dust Bowl drought of the 1930s, and the development of national policies and organizations, including the establishment of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
April 18, the Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake destroys all eight of the city's downtown theatres and kills at least 700 people.
December 2010 marks the centennial of the landmark California Supreme Court decision that resolved the critical insurance coverage dispute arising from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire.