Great Quake

Winnie Hook celebrates an anniversary of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. (SF Chronicle)

1906 SF Earthquake Survivor Winnie Hook Dies At 107

One of the three remaining known survivors of the 1906 earthquake and fire in San Francisco passed away earlier this week.


A survivor from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake participates in the annual painting of a fire hydrant at 20th and Church St. which provided water to fight the fire after the big quake, April 18, 2012. (CBS)

3 Survivors On Hand For 106th Anniversary Of 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

Three 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.



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