Jack London and the Great Earthquake and Firestorms of 1906


Subject:
California: History by Place , California: History , California: Literature & Books , California: Photograph Collections , Regional Collections, San Francisco Bay Area , 1906 & 1989 Earthquakes , San Francisco , History , Authors

Description:
Writings and photos by Jack London and his wife from the period following the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. "The journeys on foot, horseback, and automobile of Jack and Charmian London through the blackened, twisted debris of earthquake country ... produced both words and images that help define this country's greatest urban disaster." Features more than 200 photos from his albums, pages from Charmian's diary, and a timeline of London's life. From the California Historical Society.

Publisher:
California Historical Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.californiahistoricalsociety.org/exhibits/


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