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By Richard Hansen,Gladys Hansen

the nice Earthquake and hearth of 1906 is an exceptional catastrophe within the background of San Francisco. greater than 4.5 sq. miles of San Francisco burned and crumbled right into a windswept wasteland of desolation. we'll see this scene from at the back of the digicam, masking sooner than the earthquake during the fireplace and into the rebuilding of town. The waterfront within the east to Golden Gate Park within the west and the jetty within the north to project District within the south should be considered. urban corridor and alongside marketplace highway throughout the middle of the town might be lined. tales from survivors and new info, like doctored pictures, might be incorporated. Thirty years of study may be merged to offer you a correct account.

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