San Francisco 1906 Earthquake Marriage Project

Newspaper Photographs


"MEMENTOMrs. Helen Nichols displays her hand written marriage certificate, the first issued by the city after the 1906 disaster."

Source: San Francisco Examiner, 15 April 1956.
full article

"A 'SHAKY' WEDDINGThe Bay Area was littered with ruins 50 years ago tomorrow, but Mr. and Mrs. Bradford Welch went right ahead with their wedding ceremony."

Source: Oakland Tribune, 17 April 1956, page 26E.
full article

copyright © 2005, 2006 Ron Filion and Pamela Storm. All rights reserved.