Alameda County Courthouse (Calif.) before and after 1868 Earthquake

old black and white photo of collapsed building, with inset image of the building before collapse

Detailed Description

Strong shaking during the 1868 Hayward Fault earthquake caused the second story of the Alameda County Courthouse in San Leandro to collapse (photo courtesy of the Bancroft Library, University of California). The inset photo shows the courthouse before the quake


Image Dimensions: 1995 x 1007

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US