San Francisco 1906 Marriage Project


Subject:
California: History by Place , California: People , California: History , 1906 & 1989 Earthquakes , San Francisco , Weddings

Description:
"In the days and weeks following the [1906 earthquake and fire] ... newspapers all over the country were overflowing with photographs and accounts of the terrible destruction. ... [but] a unique human phenomenon was also being reported. Despite the extremely difficult circumstances surrounding them, couples were getting married, and they were doing it in record numbers." The site documents these unions through vintage articles and illustrated stories about selected couples. From San Francisco Genealogy.

Publisher:
San Francisco Genealogy

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.sfgenealogy.com/1906/06index.htm


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