1906 earthquake

Former Mayor Lee honored at event commemorating 1906 Earthquake

Anita Lee, wife of former Mayor Ed Lee, was presented with a…

 

Willie Brown steals show as Mayor Lee ducks 1906 earthquake remembrance

A walloping 110 years after San Francisco burned in the infamous 1906…

 

Never-before-seen letter details life in SF after 1906 earthquake

Rising rents, a “fortune” to be made for architects and builders and…

 

Seismic risk found in San Francisco’s waterfront foundation, report shows

A major earthquake could significantly impact the foundation of San Francisco’s waterfront…

California Historical Society will lead effort to restore SF’s Old Mint

Restoration of the Old U.S. Mint in San Francisco’s South of Market…

Last survivor of 1906 San Francisco earthquake dies at 109

William Del Monte, the last known survivor of the 1906 Great Earthquake…

Archaeologists unearth slice of pre-1906 earthquake Chinatown amid Central Subway construction

Residents and visitors of San Francisco’s eastern neighborhoods in recent years have…

SoMa building that survived 1906 earthquake to become landmark

Standing amid the bustling corridor at Second and Mission streets during the…

SF’s Old Mint added to endangered historic places list for second time

San Francisco’s Old U.S. Mint that survived the 1906 earthquake has been…

City left in ruins

Perhaps no single event has been more important to the San Francisco…

Fall of an SF political boss in 1906 offers cautionary tale

Big personalities have long dominated San Francisco's politics, and the biggest personality…

City left in ruins

Perhaps no single event has been more important to the San Francisco…

Legacy business: Boudin sourdough tastes the same today as it did in 1849

Boudin Bakery started in 1849 when Isidore Boudin, the son of master…

Legacy business: Boudin sourdough tastes the same today as it did in 1849

Boudin Bakery started in 1849 when Isidore Boudin, the son of master…

Legacy business: Coffee-crazed SF is the birthplace of Folgers

For today's San Franciscan, the best part of waking up probably does…

SF marks 109th anniversary of 1906 earthquake

San Francisco on Saturday morning marked the 109th anniversary of the 1906 earthquake…

Twin fire hydrants tied to 1906 earthquake lore could get silver honor

Ham and eggs nearly destroyed San Francisco’s Western Addition in 1906. Water…

SLIDESHOW: The 1906 earthquake in San Francisco

It was 5:13 a.m. 105 years ago when the earthquake stuck San…