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1906, A City Remembers

A special TV presentation commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 1906 earthquake and fire in San Francisco. Survivors of the "Great quake" all in their hundreds, share their vivid memories of the terrifying morning of April 18th, 1906. Highlights include archival footage of the destruction caused by the quake, rebuilding efforts and the resilence of the people. Also includes interviews with historians and public officials who discuss the impact of the earthquake and examine the question, "how prepared are we today should a quake of that magnitude happen again in San Francisco?" San Francisco, Calif.]: KGO-TV/DT, 2006. 46 min.