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The Great Shake: San Francisco 1906
page 4 of 10, Exploratorium

And at the same moment, in another part of the city, future police commissioner Jesse Cook reported that:
Click here for a larger image of the damaged street.
The whole street was undulating. It was

as if the waves of the ocean were coming toward me, and billowing as they came."





Life Along the Faultline © 1999, The Exploratorium

Photo credit: Steinbrugge Collection, Earthquake Engineering Research Center, University of California, Berkeley