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We Were There: Voices of the Earthquake and Fire of 1906 Survivors

San Francisco Public Library, Institute for Historical Study

Malcolm E. Barker, author of "Three Fearful Days: San Francisco Memoirs of the 1906 Earthquake and Fire," and Joanne Lafler, who is writing a biography of Henry Anderson Lafler, a well-known eyewitness of the 1906 earthquake, present first-hand accounts from survivors of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. The earthquake experience comes alive through photos and readings from letters, journals and unpublished memoirs.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2006 from 6 pm - 7:30 pm


San Francisco Main Library
Koret Auditorium, Lower Level
100 Larkin Street (at Grove)
San Francisco, CA 94102


General public. All programs at the Library are free.


Sherri Eng, 415-557-4282

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