View of the small lighthouse built at Scotch Cap after the original was destroyed by an an earthquake in 1947. The lighthouse is misidentified in the caption on the verso of the photograph: "Cape Sarichef Light & Fog Bldg."
Title taken from verso. Aerial view, showing total destruction of facility. During an earthquake and tidal wave [tsunami] of April 1, 1946, Scotch Cap Lighthouse was destroyed. All five crewmen at the station were killed.