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Today in History: Great San Francisco Earthquake 

Caused by a slip on the San Andreas Fault, the great San Francisco Earthquake occurred around 5:15 am on April 18, 1906, with a magnitude of close to 8 on the Richter scale. The earthquake, which lasted less than one minute, devastated the city of San Francisco, with wide spread building collapses and fires -- …

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The San Francisco Public Library In Its Own Words 

Over Memorial Day weekend, I attended a wedding in San Francisco (don't tell New York, but it might be my favorite city!) Even if you've never been there, you've probably heard that San Francisco is a place full of character and eclectic charm. I wish I had had time to visit the San Francisco Public …

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