It’s fun to speculate at the very least. This is what happens from watching the film “Gangs of New York” too many times. Approximate date for this photo is 1914.
This one was easy. The majority of images that come to us are without identification as to time and place. So it is up to us to do the research, to make an assessment, in order to present accurate information to the greatest extent possible.
Most of us are fortunate not to live anywhere along the “Ring of Fire”. This refers to the earthquake zone surrounding the Pacific Ocean. Perhaps thoughts of earthquake victims turn to Japan, Indonesia or Chile, but Ecuador has also suffered greatly.
Radical Islam apocalyptic prophecies speak of an “end of days” battle between the forces of the Roman world and the Muslim world at a place called Dabiq which today lies in Syria. For the Christian world the prophecy of an “end of days” battle between the forces of good and evil takes place near Megiddo which today lies in northern Israel.