Shawn Clover, Fade to 1906

Shawn Clover's painstakingly jarring images of the aftermath of 1906 earthquake and fire in San Francisco:

Part I (2010)

Part 2 (2012)

I wrote about the Valencia St Hotel a few years ago.

Shawn has even more photos.


  1. Comin' Home by 2 Lane Blacktop on 2 Lane Blacktop (Linda Perry)
  2. The British Are Coming by Weezer on Everything Will Be Alright In The End (Republic Recordings)
  3. I Think I Found The Culprit by Jack White on Lazaretto ( Third Man)
  4. The Penalty by Beirut on The Flying Club Cup (Ba Da Bing!)
  5. Flapper Girl by The Lumineers on The Lumineers (Dualtone)
  6. The High Road by Broken Bells on Broken Bells (Columbia)
  7. Ya Hey by Vampire Weekend on Modern Vampires of the City (XL)
  8. Break
  9. Wires by The Neighbourhood on I'm Sorry (Columbia Records)
  10. Come With Me Now by The Kongos on Lunatic (Tokoloshe)
  11. All Through The Night by Noah and The Whale on Heart of Nowhere (Mercury Records)
  12. Break
  13. The Bleeding Heart Show by The New Pornographers on Twin Cinema (Matador)