Conservation image Seismic Stabilization of Historic Structures (1990–1996)
A project of the Getty Conservation Institute

A collapsed wall at the Andres Pico Adobe after the 1994 Northridge earthquake. Developing a methodology for seismic strengthening of adobes such as this historic California structure was part of the GCI's research effort during the 1990s. Photo: Dr. E. Leroy Tolles, ELT & Associates.