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    San Francisco Earthquake and Fire Booklet. Earthquake & Fire 1906 San Francisco. Concerning the Fire Resistance of Building Materials Tested in San Francisco, 1906. 8vo, 89 pages. Illustrated throughout with images of the damage. Includes information on what to do during a disaster; how the California Electrical Works was saved; numerous interviews with engineers on how to build a more fire/earthquake proof city as well as the use of new materials, such as steel and glass, in future construction. Bound in red, printed wraps which are lightly soiled and slightly detaching along the spine.

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    May, 2012
    12th Saturday
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