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Coast Guard Picture of the Week

Fleet Week 2011 by U.S. Coast Guard
Fleet Week 2011, a photo by U.S. Coast Guard on Flickr.

SAN FRANCISCO – The Coast Guard Cutter Tern, an 87-foot patrol boat homeported in San Francisco, patrols the San Francisco Bay while Navy Blue Angels pilots conduct an air show during the San Francisco Fleet Week, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. Fleet Week is a weeklong event that celebrates both the domestic and international maritime services.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael Lutz.

USS Bonhomme Richard enters San Francisco Bay

SAN FRANCISCO — The USS Bonhomme Richard crosses underneath the Golden Gate Bridge as it enters the San Francisco Bay, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011.  The Bonhomme Richard is in San Francisco for the annual Fleet Week celebration and will participate in the Parade of Ships scheduled for, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011.

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Pamela Boehland.

1906 Earthquake


“Market Street toward ferry.” San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of April 18, 1906.

8×10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

Source:  Shorpy