Map of San Francisco Fire

USGS, America Hurrah

This map, scanned from the official 1907 USGS report on the earthquake, illustrates the border of the fire using a strong, red line superimposed over a street map of the earthquake-era city. A shaded section shows the large area of brick buildings that were consumed by the flames.

This description of a site outside SERC has not been vetted by SERC staff and may be incomplete or incorrect. If you have information we can use to flesh out or correct this record let us know.

Keywords: 1906, san francisco, earthquake, fire, map, visualization