When

Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM PST
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Where

Old U.S. Mint

88 5th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

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Contact

Terri Le
San Francisco Heritage
415-441-3000 ex.22
tle@sfheritage.org

Bracing for Disaster: Earthquake-Resistant Design in San Francisco 1868-1933

Professor Tobriner will discuss the unique architectural and engineering history of the design and construction of the 1874 Old U.S. Mint at a time when federal, state, and city authorities were seeking to build seismic-resistant structures in the aftermath of the 1868 earthquake. In partnership with the California Historical Society.

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