See: Saving San Francisco’ probes relief and recovery after the 1906 disaster
From: The Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University
Author: Lori Nishiura Mackenzie
Date Published: April 6, 2012
(STANFORD, Calif.) As a firefighter in San Francisco, Andrea Rees Davies learned to climb 100-foot ladders and to rescue swimmers from treacherous surf. The job threw her into people’s private lives, bringing her face-to-face with the emotional impact of those crises.