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Cooper House, damaged in the Loma Prieta Earthquake October 17, 1989. This view from the corner of Pacific and Church streets.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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Demolition of the Cooper House. Photo taken from the corner of Pacific and Cooper Streets, just in front of County Bank. The demolition took three days, starting on October 27, 1989.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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The steeple of Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church. The dark horizontal crack about half way up the steeple is from the October 1989 earthquake. Notice that the part above the crack is off center.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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House damaged in the Loma Prieta Earthquake, Ocober 17, 1989.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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Boarded up windows on this house are evidence of earthquake damage from the Loma Prieta Earthquake, October 17, 1989.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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This home at the corner of Center and Elm was so damaged by the Loma Prieta Earthquake that it was later demolished. The Heiner House, which was located at Church and Chestnut Streets, was moved to this location.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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It looks as if this house slid off its foundation during the Loma Prieta Earthquake. Like many homes, its brick chimney also collapsed.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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Home showing severe damage from the Loma Prieta Earthquake.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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Earthquake damaged home. Damage to housing in the County ranged from none to so bad that the house was demolished. As a result of the Loma Prieta earthquake, many persons were left homeless.

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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The Civic Auditorium was the principal shelter site for the first five days after the October 17, 1989 earthquake. The Civic had generator power, water, and Red Cross-provided food. It was also the site of the Library's community information serviceā€¦

Date: 1989
Type: PHOTO

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