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Refugee Camp, Ruins in Background, San Francisco Earthquake and Fire

Black-and-white horizontal photograph of people in a temporary encampment, ruins in the background.

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  • Black-and-white horizontal photograph of people in a temporary encampment, ruins in the background.

Date:

April 1906, printed 1956

Artist:

Arnold Genthe
American, born Germany, 1869–1942

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Artist

Arnold Genthe

Title

Refugee Camp, Ruins in Background, San Francisco Earthquake and Fire

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1906

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions

24.8 × 33.5 cm (image); 35.7 × 45.9 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Peabody Fund

Reference Number

1956.1097

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