Tag: Oakland Hills Fire

October 20, 2011 | 11:21 am

Oakland Firestorm Anniversary: Archival Photos

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Today marks the 20th anniversary of the Oakland firestorm that killed 25 people and destroyed 3,800 residences. The catastrophe predated digital cameras, but that hasn’t stopped the community from scanning and uploading photographs into Flickr. The California Emergency Management Agency (CalEMA) was gracious enough to add some of their archive to our group. Some Flickr […]

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