The Burning of San Francisco April 18, 19, 20, 1906
Bird's-eye view of San Francisco in flames, Ferry Building in foreground, center. Text on sheet: "The greatest conflagration in the history of the world. The Burning of San Francisco April 18, 19, 20, 1906. Over 450 square blocks were destroyed with a loss of over 500 million dollars. In the above scene the fire line is over five miles in length on the evening of the first day." C.A. Beck written in lower right corner of image.