Epicenter: A Loma Prieta Earthquake Story with Shaena Strubing

Epicenter: The Loma Prieta Earthquake 30th Anniversary Oral Histories Project

Interview conducted and produced by Jenn Hooker.
Recorded at Scotts Valley Branch Library, Scotts Valley, CA on September 25, 2019.

Shaena Strubing describes experiencing the earthquake as a thirteen-year old at horse vaulting practice in Soquel, her participation in volunteer efforts afterwards, and the long term consequences of the earthquake on downtown Santa Cruz.

Creator: Strubing, Shaena; Hooker, Jenn
Date: 2019-09-25
  • Santa Cruz (County)
  • 1980s
  • 2010s
Rights: Permission must be obtained before using this interview in exhibition or publication. Researchers or others who want to make further use of this interview should contact Santa Cruz Public Libraries.
Identifier: LH-LP-STRUBING


Strubing, Shaena and Jenn Hooker. “Epicenter: A Loma Prieta Earthquake Story with Shaena Strubing.” 2019-09-25. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/135859. Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.