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0051388
CIVIL WAR: FALL OF RICHMOND.
View of the Burnt District, Richmond, Virginia, April 1865.
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0167052
WORLD WAR II: ROTTERDAM.
The center of the city of Rotterdam, Holland, after heavy German bombing, 9 October 1940.
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0325481
WORLD WAR I: TRENCH, c1917.
French troops on ground captured from the enemy by the U.S. Marines. Stereograph, c1917.
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0121279
CHINA: ROYALIST COUP, 1917.
A view of the bombed out interior of General Chang Hsün's headquarters in the Forbidden City, Peking, China, photographed after Chinese government troops had defeated his attempt to restore Ching emperor P'u Yi to the throne, 12 July 1917.
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0163071
EGYPT: SUEZ CRISIS, 1956.
A view of the destruction in the Arab quarter of Port Said, Egypt, following British air raids at the time of the Suez Crisis, 9 November 1956.
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0268494
VIENNA: RUINS, 1946.
Buildings damaged by wartime bombing in Vienna, Austria. Photograph, June 1946. Full credit: Imagno - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0325480
WORLD WAR I: TRENCH, c1917.
French troops on ground captured from the enemy by the U.S. Marines. Stereograph, c1917.
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0408011
WORLD WAR I: PRZEMYSL.
Soldiers amidst the rubble of Przemysl, Poland, after the second siege of the city by Russian forces. Photograph, c1915.
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0395111
TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE.
The interior of the Asch Building after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. Photograph, 25 March 1911.
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0259352
CIVIL WAR: CHARLESTON, 1865.
Children sitting near ruined buildings and the porch of the Circular Church in Charleston, South Carolina, April 1865. Photographed by George N. Barnard.
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0112647
DRESDEN: RUINS, 1946.
View of Dresden, Germany, showing ruins resulting from the Allied firebombing of 13-15 February 1945, near the end of World War II. Photographed in August 1946.
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0112894
NUREMBERG: RUINS, 1945.
View of the city of Nuremberg, Germany, in ruins after heavy Allied bombing, 1943-1945, in World War II.
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0268403
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
View of Pearl Street in Boston, Massachusetts, after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872. Contemporary English engraving.
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0408012
WORLD WAR I: PRZEMYSL.
Soldiers amidst the rubble of of the fortress of Przemysl, Poland, after the second siege of the city by Russian forces. Photograph, c1915.
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0119413
SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE.
A man and woman standing amid the rubble, following the earthquake of 18 April 1906. Stereograph, 1906.
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0268406
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
View from Pear Street, of the destruction in Boston, Massachusetts, after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872. Contemporary English engraving.
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0395110
TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE.
The interior of the Asch Building after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. Photograph, 25 March 1911.
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0353628
WWI: POLAND, 1915.
A people going through the rubble at a Polish home destroyed in battle. Photograph, 1915.
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0131783
VIETNAM WAR: SAIGON, 1968.
South Vietnamese Marines moving through rubble in southern Saigon during fighting between Viet Cong sapper units and government forces, May 1968.
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0268411
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
Ruins of buildings on Washington Street, opposite Bromfield Street, in Boston, Massachusetts, after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872. Contemporary English engraving.
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0408383
WORLD WAR I: COURCELLES.
Mill at Courcelles, Belgium, destroyed with dynamite by German forces during World War I. Photograph, c1916.
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0268413
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
Ruins of buildings on Washington Street, looking toward Old South Church in Boston, Massachusetts, after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872. Contemporary English engraving.
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0325483
WORLD WAR I: RUINS, c1918.
Soldiers searching through the ruins of a town in France. Stereograph, c1918.
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0119569
SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE.
Two women searching through the rubble for valuables, following the earthquake of 18 April 1906. Stereograph, 1906.
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0415365
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Pyramid of Unis, Saqqara Necroplis, Memphis (Unesco World Heritage List, 1979), Egypt. Egyptian civilisation, Old Kingdom, Dynasty V. Full credit: De Agostini / A. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0413912
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Ruins of the The meeting hall of the Poseidoniasts of Beirut, Delos island (Unesco World Heritage List, 1990), Greece. Greek civilisation. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0119410
SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE.
Two men standing with a safe amid the rubble, following the earthquake of 18 April 1906. Stereograph, 1906.
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0268401
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
Ruins of buildings in which the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872 started, in Boston, Massachusetts. Contemporary English engraving.
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0268399
CHICAGO: FIRE, 1871.
Ruins of the Tremont House after the Great Fire in Chicago, 8-10 October 1871. Contemporary English engraving.
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0325482
WORLD WAR I: RUINS, c1918.
Soldiers searching through the ruins of a town in France. Stereograph, c1918.
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0252619
KANSU PROVINCE, CHINA.
A terraced field reduced to a rubble mound after an earthquake. Hayes-Hall Kansu.
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0246630
CAMPO SANTO, NEAR MESSINA, SICILY, ITALY.
The tombs of Campo Santo spilled out into the street during the quake. Charles W. Wright.
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0268397
CHICAGO: FIRE, 1871.
Ruins of the First National Bank after the Great Fire in Chicago, 8-10 October 1871. Contemporary English engraving.
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0119421
SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE.
Amid the rubble, a new shoe store opens on the site of Phelan Building on Market Street, following the earthquake of 18 April 1906.
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0130343
GALVESTON HURRICANE, 1900.
Two African American women standing among rubble where their home once stood, following the hurricane that devastated Galveston, Texas, 8-9 September 1900.
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0407973
WORLD WAR I: FRENCH TROOPS.
French troops passing through barbed wire entanglements in the village of Vauxaillon, France, during World War I. Photograph, c1916.
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0172118
SUBWAY CONSTRUCTION, 1937.
New York City.
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0172244
BOYS PLAYING, 1935.
Two boys standing in a ditch; one boy sits above them. New York City.
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0125837
WASHINGTON: RIOTS, 1968.
A soldier standing guard in a street in Washington, D.C., across from the ruins of buildings destroyed in the rioting that followed the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. Photographed by Warren K. Leffler, 8 April 1968.
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0268408
BOSTON: FIRE, 1872.
The opening of safes after the Great Fire of 9-11 November 1872 in Boston, Massachusetts. Contemporary English engraving.
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