The San Francisco Fire by Arnold Genthe (1906)

Arnold Genthe (1869-1942) was a photographer born in Berlin and raised in  the United States.
He was best known for his photos of San Francisco’s Chinatown and San Francisco’s earthquake in 1906.
Intrigued by San Francisco’s Chinatown, he shot lots of photographs documenting life there before and after the destruction of the city in 1906.