San Francisco earthquake, April 18, 1906. Photographer Arnold Genthe said it shows “the results of the earth quake, the beginning of the fire and the attitude of the people.” It was taken the morning of the first day of the fire. Shows Sacramento St. at Miles Place near Powell St. [3599 x 2141]

San Francisco earthquake, April 18, 1906. Photographer Arnold Genthe said it shows “the results of the earth quake, the beginning of the fire and the attitude of the people.” It was taken the morning of the first day of the fire. Shows Sacramento St. at Miles Place near Powell St. [3599 x 2141]

Lerwicks Up Helly Aa, the largest of Shetlands many fire festivals – hundreds of torch bearers take part in a procession through the town before setting alight a viking galley

Lerwicks Up Helly Aa, the largest of Shetlands many fire festivals – hundreds of torch bearers take part in a procession through the town before setting alight a viking galley

A sheet of fire erupts into the air as the forward half of a F2H aircraft begins to slide down the on board USS Oriskany (CV 34). The plane crashed and burned but its pilot, Lieutenant F.J. Repp miraculously escaped without injury. March 30, 1954. [2872 x 2442]

A sheet of fire erupts into the air as the forward half of a F2H aircraft begins to slide down the on board USS Oriskany (CV 34). The plane crashed and burned but its pilot, Lieutenant F.J. Repp miraculously escaped without injury. March 30, 1954. [2872 x 2442]