Photo, Print, Drawing Charred corpse of a victim of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire
About this Item
- Charred corpse of a victim of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire
- Genthe, Arnold, 1869-1942, photographer
Created / Published
- 1906 Apr.
- - Cities & towns
- - Earthquakes
- - Fires
- - Dead persons
- Film transparencies.
- Film transparencies
- - Title devised.
- - Credit line: Genthe photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - General information about the Genthe photograph collection is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.agc
- - Forms part of: Genthe photograph collection (Library of Congress)
- - Purchase; Genthe Estate; 1942 or 1943.
- - Temp. note: Batch one.
- 1 transparency : safety ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-G403- 0240-B [P&P]
- Genthe photograph collection (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- agc 7a55033 https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/agc.7a55033
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-G403-BN-0240-B (b&w film dup. neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication. For information, see: "Genthe photograph collection" https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/res.073.agc
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- Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication. For information, see: "Genthe photograph collection" https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/res.073.agc
- Reproduction Number: LC-G403-BN-0240-B (b&w film dup. neg.)
- Call Number: LC-G403- 0240-B [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
Genthe, Arnold, photographer. Charred corpse of a victim of theSan Francisco earthquake and fire. , 1906. Apr. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018704882/.
APA citation style:
Genthe, A., photographer. (1906) Charred corpse of a victim of theSan Francisco earthquake and fire. , 1906. Apr. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018704882/.
MLA citation style:
Genthe, Arnold, photographer. Charred corpse of a victim of theSan Francisco earthquake and fire. Apr. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018704882/>.