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  1. The Great Chicago Fire of 1871. Re-enactment.

    The Great Chicago Fire of 1871. Re-enactment.

    The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned in the American city of Chicago during October 8 - 10, 1871. The fire killed approximately 300 people, destroyed roughly 3.3 square miles (9 km2) of the city including over 17,000 structures, and left more than 100,000 residents homeless...
  2. 1906 San Francisco: a trip down Market Street after the Earthquake.

    1906 San Francisco: a trip down Market Street after the Earthquake.

    At 5:12 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 1906, the coast of Northern California was struck by a major earthquake with an estimated moment magnitude of 7.9 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of XI (Extreme). High-intensity shaking was felt from Eureka on the North Coast to the Salinas Valley, an...
  3. Once Upon A Reset (San Francisco)

    Once Upon A Reset (San Francisco)

    In this little video, Once Upon A Reset Civilization, we will examine the city of San Francisco in the early days of its inception up to the 1906 fire and earthquake. Photos show a complete wipe out of the city in 1906 yet the false historical narrative claims only 3000 people were killed. To...
  4. 1906 San Francisco: partial burning of a small-scale model of downtown SF.

    1906 San Francisco: partial burning of a small-scale model of downtown SF.

    This film shows the partial burning of a small-scale model of downtown San Francisco in an early attempt at simulating the 1906 disaster. The model is seen in aerial view from above the South-of-Market district, looking northwest toward Market Street and the downtown area. Russian Hill (left)...
  5. 04/14/1906 San Francisco: a Trip down Market Street.

    04/14/1906 San Francisco: a Trip down Market Street.

    Four days later, at 5:12 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 1906, the coast of Northern California was struck by a major earthquake with an estimated moment magnitude of 7.9 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of XI (Extreme). High-intensity shaking was felt from Eureka on the North Coast to the Salinas...
  6. Notre Dame on Fire

    Notre Dame on Fire

    I don't claim to have the answers! Just think about it!
  7. KorbenDallas

    1845: The Great Fire of Pittsburgh

    The dawn of April 10, 1845, brought a warm, windy day. During a brief interlude in the winds just before noon, Ann Brooks, who worked on Ferry Street for Colonel William Diehl, left unattended a newly stoked fire lit to heat wash water. A spark from this fire ignited a nearby ice shed or barn...
  8. The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    The aftermath of the Great Boston Fire of 1872
  9. The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    The Great Boston Fire of 1872. The aftermath

    Aftermath of the Great Boston Fire of 1872
  10. Boston Fire of 1872. Washington Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. Washington Street

    After the Boston Fire, Washington Street. 1872. James Wallace Black.
  11. Boston Fire of 1872. City ruins after the fire

    Boston Fire of 1872. City ruins after the fire

    City ruins of Boston after the fire of 1872.
  12. Boston Fire of 1872. View from Washington & Bromfield

    Boston Fire of 1872. View from Washington & Bromfield

    Boston Fire from Washington & Bromfield panoramic by Whipple
  13. Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street

    Hussey Wells & Co., Federal Street
  14. Boston Fire of 1872. South Side of Milk Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. South Side of Milk Street

    South Side of Milk Street - Looking Toward Washington
  15. Boston Fire of 1872. Devonshire Street to the Corner of Milk Street

    Boston Fire of 1872. Devonshire Street to the Corner of Milk Street

    Devonshire Street to the Corner of Milk Street
  16. Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street, East side

    Boston Fire of 1872. Federal Street, East side

    Federal Street, East side
  17. Boston Fire of 1872. The Corner of Perkins and Pearl Streets

    Boston Fire of 1872. The Corner of Perkins and Pearl Streets

    The Corner of Perkins and Pearl Streets, Looking to Broad Street
  18. KorbenDallas

    Poll | 1871: Chicago Fire Damaged Buildings. What caused these damages?

    Ran into a couple of interesting photographs depicting buildings damaged by the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. That is per the PTB, of course. The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned in the American city of Chicago during October 8–10, 1871. The fire killed approximately 300...
  19. Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Opera House.

    Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Opera House.

    Ruins of Lisbon as appeared immediately after the 1755 Earthquake and Fire.
  20. Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Church of St Nicholas.

    Ruins of Lisbon in 1755. The Church of St Nicholas.

    Ruins of Lisbon as appeared immediately after the 1755 Earthquake and Fire
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