Exceedingly rare raw image of a refugee camp for San Francisco Earthquake survivors of the great quake of 1906. The name of this particular camp is in Ft. Mason,California located in the northern Marina District, alongside San Francisco Bay. On one of the tents shown in the photograph a banner styled sign advertises a make-shift Free Dispensary Surgeon.
Period inscriptions on mount and verso. A rare,rare image in every respect.
7’ x 9 inches.