Earthquakes and Their Effect on Buildings


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Title: Earthquakes and Their Effect on Buildings

Author(s): Arthur L. Day

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 22

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 72-78

Keywords: none

Date: 2/1/1926

Before I may talk with you about building for protection against earthquakes it is necessary for me to explain that I am neither architect nor builder; that I probably shall miss many features of technical description which you might be led to expect from me; but that I have had a number of years of experience to the study of earth movements, and it is of these that I should like to speak.