Last Living 1906 Quake Survivor Dies At 109The last person who was alive in Northern California when the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906 hit has died.
Tradition Continues With Events To Commemorate 1906 San Francisco Earthquake109 years after the Great Quake of 1906, San Franciscans continue to pay tribute to that monumental event and those who died in the subsequent fire.
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Over 100 Gather In SF To Commemorate 1906 Earthquake; 2 Living Survivors Absent Although no survivors were present, a crowd of about 150 people marked the 108th anniversary of the great San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906 early Friday morning at Lotta's fountain on Market Street.
Remembering The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake On April 18thFriday marks 108 years since the most devastating disaster in Bay Area history. Sirens wailed at 5 a.m. as a remembrance, but the two remaining survivors were unable to show up this year. Events continue around the city.
1906 Earthquake Survivor Marks 108th Birthday, Gets Visit From SFPD ChiefSan Francisco’s fire chief made a special lunch stop in Greenbrae Friday to visit one of the two known 1906 San Francisco earthquake survivors after he turned 108 years old earlier this week.
1906 SF Earthquake Survivor Winnie Hook Dies At 107One of the three remaining known survivors of the 1906 earthquake and fire in San Francisco passed away earlier this week.
Suspicious Package At 1906 SF Quake Commemoration Forces RelocationA suspicious package near the site of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake commemoration ceremony on Market St. Thursday morning forced an early-morning gathering of a couple of hundred people to move to Union Square, police said.
San Francisco Marks 107 Years Since 1906 Earthquake & FireOne of the last three known remaining survivors of the catastrophic 1906 earthquake in San Francisco attended a special dinner Wednesday on the eve of the 107th anniversary of the disaster.
Construction Crew Unearths Ruins Of Old San Francisco City Hall Building Destroyed In '06 QuakeDowntown construction crews have unearthed the massive foundations of the old San Francisco City Hall destroyed in the disastrous 1906 earthquake.
Famed Hydrant Painted Wrong Color During 1906 Quake Ceremony Events marking the 106th anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire hit a snag overnight when the annual ceremony to gild the hydrant credited with helping save the Mission District was painted the wrong color.
3 Survivors On Hand For 106th Anniversary Of 1906 San Francisco EarthquakeThree of the four known survivors of the quake were in attendance at the annual ceremony to commemorate the 106th anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire.