Create new Board

San Francisco Earthquake and fire in 1906; vaudeville actresses in the early 1900s

[From Paramount Screen Souvenirs collection] QS Videoart Opticals logo / title card: "On April 18, 1906, the nation was struck by one of the greatest catastrophes in its history"/ VS newspaper headlines about the San Francisco earthquake and fire, including "Entire City Seems Doomed to Destruction" and map of the stricken district / night: VS fires rage / day: crowds on street watch as smoke billows from behind a building / intertitle: "...and days later the smoke lifts on scenes of appalling ruin" / pile of rubble, shell of building / collapsed street and cable car track / destroyed building with sign "Journal of Electricity Power & Gas"; VS pans across rubble; horse-drawn traffic moves through / rear shot cart laden with people and possessions moves on street with other carriages / rear shot two women look at cleanup activity / still photo sign on EXT building "A little disfigured, but still in the ring - men wanted" / cable car moves past, laden with passengers // title: "Whoopee! There were plenty of places to go when a big horse-and-buggy man blew into town" / title card: "Publix Theatres Corporation presents Movie Memories...passed by the National Board of Review" ("No. 3" at lower left) / sponsorship message from Chesterfield cigarettes; burning cigarette wafts smoke as superimposed year dates move by / intertitle: "A 1903 joy ride! A wild party burns up the roads along Riverside Drive, New York" / passengers riding inside and on top of a carriage move past Grant's Tomb / waving passengers ride up to house, disembark; domestic staff greets them // intertitle re Tommy Burns/Bill Squires boxing match (date shown of 5/7/1907 is inaccurate - was really 7/4/1907); no footage // intertitle "a peek into an old-time stage dressing room..." / vaudeville actresses Mazie and Frances Trumbull and others run into dressing room, do a quick costume change, run back out / on stage, actresses strike sassy poses on folding chairs (rare footage)
San Francisco Earthquake and fire in 1906; vaudeville actresses in the early 1900s : Stock Footage Video
You have view only access under this Premium Access agreement. Contact your company to license this image.
All Royalty-Free licenses include global use rights, comprehensive protection, simple pricing with volume discounts available
Getty Images royalty-free includes:
  • Unlimited print runs and digital impressions
  • Comprehensive protection: no monetary limit on indemnification
How can I use this image?
Common uses include:
Newspapers and magazines (except for covers), editorial broadcasts, documentaries, non-commercial websites, blogs and social media posts illustrating matters of public interest
Can’t be used for:
Book or magazine covers, commercial, promotional, advertorial, endorsement, advertising, or merchandising purposes in any media (e.g. print, commercial broadcast, film, digital)
Standard editorial rights:
Anyone in your organization can use it an unlimited number of times for up to 15 years, worldwide, with uncapped indemnification
Subject to the Content License Agreement
Premium Access is in overage.
This account has reached the download cap, additional downloads subject to agreement overage terms.
{{size.pixels}} ({{size.localeUnits}})
{{size.dpi}} dpi
{{size.frameRate}} fps
{{formatPrice(size.discountPrice || size.price)}}
{{size.discountPrice || size.price}}
Protect your creative work - we'll remove this image from our site for as long as you need it.
{{ assetSizeLabel(selectedSize)}} {{formatPrice(selectedSize.discountPrice || selectedSize.price)}}

This video is part of our Analog Archive which means it isn’t stored on our website, accessing the content may take some time and may be subject to additional fees. Approvals and clearances are based on the intended use.
Mix and match royalty-free images, videos, and editorial with packs that never expire.*
{{ t('save_amount', { amount_saved: formatPrice(pack.amountYouSave) }) }}
{{ t('pack_count_lowercase', { total: pack.packCount }) }}
per download
{{t('compared_with_single_price', {price: formatPrice(selectedSize.price) }) }}
View all pricing options
*Packs never expire as long as you sign in at least once a year
With Market-freeze, you can rest easy knowing we'll remove this image from our site for as long as you need it, with custom durations and total buyouts available.
To learn more, contact us or call to talk to a representative.
CALL 800 IMAGERY (800 462 4379)
Can only be used for the specific purposes listed. All limited use licenses come in the largest size available.
{{getDefaultSize().teeShirtSize || getDefaultSize().label}}
{{getDefaultSize().pixels}} ({{getDefaultSize().localeUnits}})
{{getDefaultSize().dpi}} dpi
Content marked “Editorial use only” may not be used for any commercial or promotional purposes.


Clip #:
Sherman Grinberg Library
Date created:
January 01, 1932
License type:
Release info:
Not released. More information
Clip length:
San Francisco, California, United States
Mastered to:
QuickTime 10-bit ProRes 422 (HQ) HD 1920x1080 23.98p
Originally shot on:
35mm B/W Neg
Sherman Grinberg Library
Object name: