I’ve been feeling a little homesick for the Bay Area – perhaps it’s Philadelphia’s long, long winter. So… I thought I’d revisit the scene of the Fog City’s greatest disaster. Not your usual nostalgia, I know, but the Library of Congress Prints & Photographs division is a great enabler.

[San Francisco at 4 p.m. on April 18, 1906. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs division, photo #3b13388r]