[San Francisco Earthquake. Photography.] Album of Photos depicting Aftermath of Earthquake & Fire, l
Lot 1165
Sold for US$ 19,520 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Group of approximately 139 silver print photographs, 7 1/4 x 9 1/4 to 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches, [1906], some with photographer's attribution in the negative, tipped or mounted in oblong black buffalo hyde album, each page with compiler's explanations in white pen outside image, photographs in generally excellent condition, album worn.

Extensive collection of San Francisco earthquake photographs with exacting descriptions that seem to be by a local surveyor with photo orientations, exact addresses, building designations, map references, etc. Some images of Palo Alto are also included. The most interesting 1906 earthquake album we have seen.
See illustration.