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Town and Country Market after 1952 Kern County earthquake

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Town and Country market, probably in Tehachapi, after 1952 Kern county earthquake

Tehachapi Radio Electric dealership after 1952 earthquake

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Shows destruction of Radio Electric dealer's brick building in Tehachapi after 1952 earthquake; from Clyde Johnson's collection

Main Street Market and other Tehachapi businesses after earthquake

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Shows Main Street Market, Spacke's Texaco service station at Curry and G Street, and other Tehachapi businesses after 1952 Kern County earthquake

Hotel Maricopa, after Tehachapi earthquake

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Two-story brick building, probably damaged in the 1952 Arvin-Tehachapi earthquake. Doors near center of picture contain sign "Hotel Maricopa." To the left, a window contains the signs "Vegetables, Fruits." To the right, a window contains the sign…

Economy Mercantile in Tehachapi after earthquake

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Economy Mercantile, and other Tehachapi businesses, after the 1952 Kern County earthquake

Earthquake damage in Tehachapi

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Shows hotel and other businesses, on Green Street in Tehachapi, damaged by the 1952 Kern County earthquake

Chester Avenue, after 1952 earthquake

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Earthquake-damaged businesses on Chester Avenue, near 21st Street; includes Western-Gamble Auto Supply, Gil's Cafe, and Clinton Clothes

Car smashed by falling debris in 1952 Kern County earthquake

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Smashed car, and people observing, in aftermath of Kern County earthquake; near railroad tracks, probably in Tehachapi

Brower Building, after 1952 earthquake

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Scaffolding in front of building damaged by 1952 Bakersfield earthquake shows various signs: Eastern, open; Entrance, Brower Bldg.; Eastern's entire store open for business; Eastern, open, tunnel entrance.

Arvin jeweler and beauty salon damaged in earthquake

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Shows jeweler's, beauty salon, and other Arvin businesses damaged by the 1952 earthquake