The Great San Francisco Earthquake
By Rebecca Price Janney, Apr 8 2019 12:02PM
Have you ever experienced an earthquake? I think this must be an especially unsettling occurrence, to literally have the ground beneath you give way.
Today my podcast is about the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, one of the worst disasters in U.S. history. This happened at a time when many people believed the 20th century would be one of unprecedented human progress and peace. They were especially shaken. There is only so much human beings can control.