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E. H. MITCHELL

 The Destruction of San Francisco, by fire on April 18, 1906
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***** Caption on Card: The Great San Francisco Fire April 18, 1906

NOTE: Some pictures can be black and white and some could have

      a purple tone color. Both will be defined below as B/W,

      or as indicated.    

 

 

(*__)   1   BL1  EHM THE GREAT SAN FRANCISCO FIRE, April 18, 1906

                     Relief Station Distributing Fresh Meat

                                           SCAN bl1\bl11.jpg      B/W

(CB_)   2   BL1  EHM Showing the Refugees Flocking to the Ferry

                           Building

(___)   3            UNK

(*__)   4   BL1  EHM THE GREAT SAN FRANCISCO FIRE, April 18, 1906

                        Kearny Street looking South, Showing Chronicle,

                        Call, Examiner and Mutual Bank Building.

                        Taken as the Examiner Building was being

                        Dynamited.        SCAN bl1\bl14.jpg       B/W

(CB_)   5   BL1  EHM St Ignatius Church on Fire

(___)   6            UNK

(*__)   7   BL1  EHM THE GREAT SAN FRANCISCO FIRE, April 18, 1906

                     Market Street at First an Battery,

                          Looking East     SCAN bl1\bl17.jpg      B/W WOF

                     Pmkd: 1906 Oakland, Cal.

                     Mailedto: Miss Keiffie Zammett San Francisco, Calif.

                                             Back SCAN bl1\bl17x.jpg   

(*__)   8   BL1  EHM THE GREAT SAN FRANCISCO FIRE, April 18, 1906

                     Burning of the Call Building BACK SCAN bl1\bl18.jpg B/W

(CB_)   9   BL1  EHM San Francisco, Cal, after the Fire

                 ***** Caption on Card: Destruction of

                       San Francisco by Fire, April 18, 1906

            Credit: Many additions by: David Perry-SFBAPCC

      NOTE: It appears that there may be BL1 and BL2 backs

            for this group of cards.

 

(TB_)  51   BL2   EP4 State Capitol, Sacramento, Cal.  

 

 ****************************************************************

 

   NOTE: B/W or SEPIA color on the below cards can be a Purple-tone {P}

     

(___) 100   BL1      UNK

(___)       BL2      UNK

(*__) 101   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION of SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18, 1906

                      General View Southeast from California Street

                          (Nob) Hill. Ruins of Hopkin’s Art

                          Institute and Stanford Mansion in

                          Foreground. SCAN bl1\bl1101.jpg         B/W

(*@_)       BL2   EHM Same              SCAN bl1\bl2101.jpg     P B/W WOF

                          pmkd: 1906 San Francisco, Cal. [stamp off]

                          Mailedto: Mr. Olaf Knudson, New York City, N. Y.

                                    BACK SCAN bl1\bl2101x.jpg

(*__) 102   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18, 1906

                      South Side Market Street, corner Third.

                          Call building in center. SCAN bl1\bl1102.jpg B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(*__) 103   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906   

                      Ellis Street East from Larkin, Showing High

                          Buildings in Distance. SCAN bl1\bl1103.jpg B/W

(GB_)       BL2   EHM Same                                      P/B/W

(*__) 104   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906    

                      DuPont Street North from California.

                          Ruins of St. Mary's Church on Right;

                          Chinatown to Rear Totally Destroyed

                          by Fire.            SCAN bl1\bl1104.jpg B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(*__) 105   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906     

                      Palace Hotel with Ruins of Grand Hotel to Left;

                          Monadnock and Call buildings to extreme

                          Right.             SCAN bl1\bl1105.jpg  B/W

(GB_)       BL2   EHM Same                                      P/B/W

(­sn_) 106   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906   

                      California Street west of Sansome.

                          Ruins of Firemen's Fund Building to Left;

                          Kohl Building to Right, and

                          Merchants' exchange in Center.         B/W

(*__)       BL2   EHM Same              SCAN bl1\bl2106.jpg      B/W WOF

                          pmkd: 1906 San Francisco, Cal.

                          Mailedto: Henry Jackson, Spokane, Washington

                                   BACK SCAN bl1\bl2106x.jpg

(*__) 107   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906       

                          Montgomery Street South from California.

                          California Safe Deposit to Left, Nevada

                          Bank to Right, and Mills Building in Center.

                                              SCAN bl1\bl1107.jpg B/W

(GB_)       BL2   EHM Same                                        B/W

(*__) 108   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06   

                      Market and Fifth Streets. Lincoln Grammar

                          School in Front; New Flood Building

                          to Left.        SCAN bl1\bl1108.jpg     B/W

(GB_) 108   BL2   EHM Same                                      P/B/W

(*__) 109   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06   

                      O'Farrell Street West from Stockton.

                          Ruins of Orpheum Theater to Left, and

                          Delmonico's Restaurant to Right.

                                     SCAN bl1\bl1109.jpg          B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(sn_)  ?    BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06 

                      O'Farrell Street west of Stockton. San Francisco. B/W

(*__) 110   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906    

                      St. Francisco Hotel and Union Square,

                          Showing New Annex in Course of

                          Construction, and Dewey Monument.

                                       SCAN bl1\bl1110.jpg        B/W

(GB_)       BL2   EHM Same                                        B/W  

(*__) 111   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18, 1906    

                      Ruins of City Hall from Market and Eighth

                          Streets. From Side of Central Theater

                          to Right.     SCAN bl1\bl1111.jpg       B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(*__) 112   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18, 1906   

                      Nob Hill from Bush and Powell Streets. New

                          Fairmont Hotel in Center.

                                        SCAN bl1\bl1112.jpg       B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(*__) 113   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18, 1906   

                      Donohue Monument at Market and Battery

                          Streets. Ruins of Wholesale District in

                          Background.   SCAN bl1\bl1113.jpg       B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(*__) 114   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18, 1906   

                      Hibernia Bank, McAllister and Jones Streets.

                          Gutted by Fire, but vaults Intact.

                                        SCAN bl1\bl1114.jpg       B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK                                       

(*__) 115   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906   

                      Market Street East form Kearney, Chronicle and

                          Crocker Buildings to Left;

                          Palace Hotel to Right.

                      Pmkd: 1908 Oakland, Cal.

                      Mailedto: Mrs. Frankie Martin, Los Angeles, California

                                        SCAN bl1\bl1115.jpg       B/W WOF

                                    BACK SCAN bl1\bl1115x.jpg

(___)       BL2       UNK

(*__) 116.  BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906       

                      Third Street South from Market. Examiner

                          Building to Left; Call Building to Right, and

                          Aronson building in Rear. Gutted by Fire

                          but Walls Uninjured.

                      Pmkd: ???? San Francisco, Cal.

                      Mailedto: Miss M. Baskerville, City         B/W WOF

                                       SCAN bl1\bl1116.jpg        

                                   BACK SCAN bl1\bl1116x.jpg

(___)       BL2       UNK

(___) 117   BL2   EHM Monadnock Building (almost completed),

                          and "Examiner" or Hearst Building,

                          Corner Third and Market Streets.        B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(___) 118   BL2   EHM Market Street from Jones; Ruins of

                          " Pragers " in foreground.              B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(*__) 119   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06   

                      Tivoli Opera House, Eddy & Mason Streets.

                                         SCAN bl1\bl2119.jpg      B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(*__) 120   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06  

                      Mason Street North from Market. Native Sons'

                          Monument (Uninjured) to Right Ruins of

                          famous Poodle Dog Restaurant in center. B/W

                                         SCAN bl1\bl2120.jpg

(___)       BL1       UNK

(GB_) 121   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06

                      Jewish Synagogue, Sutter Street, as seen

                          from Corner Post & Powell Sts.

                           SCAN bl1\bl1121.jpg                    B/W

(*__)       BL2   EHM Same                                        B/W WOF

                      Pmkd: 1906 Port & SA??? R. P. O

                      Mailedto: W. R. Monill, Newport, Maine

                                      SCAN bl1\bl2121.jpg

                                  BACK SCAN bl1\bl2121x.jpg                                        

(*__) 122   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,1906   

                      The Famous Poodle Dog Restaurant, Eddy & Mason

                          Streets. Flood Building and Emporium in

                          Background.

                                  SCAN bl1\bl2122.jpg             B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(GB_) 123   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06   

                      The Emporium Market street, from Corner of

                          Ellis and Stockton streets.           P/B/W

(*__)       BL2   EHM Same  Pmkd: 1906 Los Angeles, Cal.          B/W  

                            And Oakland, Cal.

                            Mailedto: Mrs. Harry J. Benedict.

                                    Los Angeles, California;    

                                SCAN bl1\bl2123.jpg                               

                            BACK SCAN bl1\bl2123x.jpg

(*__) 124   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06

                      Market street as seen from Geary and Grant

                      Avenue.      SCAN bl1\bl2124.jpg            B/W

(___)       BL1   EHM Marine Exchange, Summit of Mt. Tamalpais.   B/W

(*__) 125   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06   

                      View on Golden Gate Avenue, Looking toward

                          City Hall.    SCAN bl1\bl2125.jpg       B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(*__) 126   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18, 1906   

                      Two Miles of ruins. View from Nob Hill,

                          Looking Toward "South of Market."       B/W

                                        SCAN bl1\bl2126.jpg  

(DP_)       BL1   EHM Same                                      P/B/W

(*__) 127   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,‘06   

                      "Acres of Ruins" View of Manufacturing

                          District South of Market. Gas Works

                          to Right.       SCAN bl1\bl2127.jpg     B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(___) 128   BL2   EHM Kearney Street South from California,

                          showing Call & Mutual Bank Building also

                          New Chronicle Building in Distance.     B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(*__) 129   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE April 18,1906

                      Ruins of Grand Hotel, Corner Market and

                          New Montgomery Streets. SCAN bl1\bl2129.jpg B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(___) 130   BL2   EHM Pioneer Building, Fourth Street, near

                          Market.                                 B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(___) 131   BL2   EHM Golden Gate Hall, Sutter Street, between

                          Mason & Taylor. Former Home of Golden

                          Gate Commandery No. 16 - K.T.           B/W

(GB_)       BL1   EHM Same       SCAN bl1\bl1131.jpg              B/W

(*__) 132   BL2   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18,1906

                      United States Mint, Fifth & Mission Streets.

                          Not Damaged by Earthquake or Fire.

                          Refugees camping on sidewalks.          B/W

                                   SCAN bl1\bl2132.jpg

(___)       BL1       UNK

(GB_) 133   BL1   EHM Post Office                               P/B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(DP_) 134   BL1   EHM Memorial Arch, Stanford University,

                          California                                P

(___)       BL2       UNK

(GB_) 135   BL1   EHM Open-Air Kitchens. A Line of Stoves with

                          Various Windbreaks SCAN bl1\bl1135.jpg P/B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK       

(*__) 136   BL1   EHM DESTRUCTION OF SAN FRANCISCO BY FIRE, April 18,1906

                      Girls' High School, Gerry and Scott Streets B/W

                                  SCAN bl1\bl1136.jpg

(GB_)       BL2   EHM Same                                      P/B/W

(TB_) 137   BL1   EHM Collapsed Houses on Howard Street.          B/W

(DP_)       BL2   EHM Same                                      P/B/W

(sn_) 138   BL2   EHM St Mary's Cathedral, DuPont and California

                          Streets, Destruction of San Francisco

                          By Fire...                            SEPIA

(GB_)       BL1   EHM Same                                      P/B/W

(DP_) 139   BL1   EHM Wreck of Valencia Street Hotel            P  

(___)       BL2       UNK

(CB_) 140   ???   EHM Temple Beth Israel and Pike Memorial Temple.

(DP_) 141   BL1   EHM The Conflagration as seen from Reservoir

                          Hill April 18   SCAN bl1\bl1141.jpg   P

(___)       BL2       UNK

(GB_) 142   BL1   EHM Pierce, Rudolph Storage Co.'s Warehouse on

                          Eddy Street, Destruction of

                          San Francisco    .                    P/B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(GB_) 143   BL1   EHM The fire on Mission Street 

                           SCAN bl1\bl1143.jpg                  P/B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(GB_) 144   BL1   EHM Refugees in Union Square During the Fire.

                           SCAN bl1\bl1144.jpg                    B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(TB_) 145   BL1   EHM Camp of Refugees in Lafayette Square.       B/W

(DP_)       BL2   EHM Same                                        P

(TD_) 146   BL2   EHM Market Street. Pragers on right,

                          Hibernia Bank on left

                          Destruction of San Francisco by fire,

                          April 18, 1906     SCAN bl1\bl2146.jpg   P

(___)       BL1       UNK

(GB_) 147   BL2   EHM "Everybody's on the Water Wagon, Now!"   P/B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(TB_) 148   BL2   EHM Home, Sweet Home,' A Camp at Sixth and

                          Mission streets.                     P/B/W

(___)       BL1       UNK

(GB_) 149   BL1   EHM City Hall during the Fire

                            SCAN bl1\bl1149.jpg                P/B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(TB_) 150   BL1   EHM A Landslide of "Made" Ground on

                         Union Street                          P/B/W

(___)       BL2       UNK

(___) 151             UNK

(___) 152             UNK

(___) 153             UNK

(___) 154             UNK

(___) 155             UNK

(sn_) 156  BL2    EHM Two Miles of Ruins. View from Nob Hill,

                          Looking toward "South of Market"

                          Destruction....                        B/W

(sn_) 251  BL1    EHM    Main Entrance, Hotel Vendome,

                          San Jose, Cal.                         B/W

(sn_)      BL1    EPC Same                                       B/W

(sn_) 252  BL1    EHM Santa Clara Mission, Santa Clara, Cal.     B/W

 

(sn_) 262  BL2    EPC Palm avenue, Sutro Heights.

                        San Francisco, Cal.      SCAN bl1\bl2262.jpg

(sn_) 395  BL2    EHM High School,

                         Stockton, Cal.          SCAN bl1\bl2395.jpg

(TB_) 443  BL1    EPC Water Front, Sacramento, Cal.

(sn_) 446  BL1    EHM Southern Pacific R. R. Depot, 
                         Sacramento, Cal.        SCAN und\und446.jpg

(sn_) 447  BL1    EPC The Plaza,

                         Sacramento, Cal       SCAN bl1\bl1447ep.jpg

(TB_) 598  BL2    EPC Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, Cal.  

 

 

 

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