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Quebec City, QB Terrible Boiler Explosion, Feb 1891

THE BOILER BURSTED.

QUEBEC WORSTED WORKS ALMOST ENTIRELY WRECKED.

THE DEATH ROLL NUMBERS TWENTY-ONE, WITH MORE EXPECTED TO DIE -- OVER TWENTY DANGEROUSLY WOUNDED -- A NARROW ESCAPE.  read more »

Montreal, QB Steamers CYNTHIA and POLYNESIAN Collide, May 1889

GONE TO THE BOTTOM.

THE STEAMERS CYNTHIS AND POLYNESIAN COLLIDE.

NEAR MONTREAL AND THE FORMER VESSEL SINKS, CARRYING DOWN EIGHT OF HER CREW.  read more »

Elk Ridge Landing, MD Disastrous Railroad Wreck, July 1856

ACCIDENT ON THE BALTIMORE AND OHIO ROAD.

FOUR LIVES LOST AND THIRTEEN PERSONS WOUNDED.

From the Baltimore Sun, July 8.  read more »

Brooklyn, NY Tabernacle Fire, Nov 1889

ANOTHER BROOKLYN FIRE.

THE FAMOUS BROOKLYN TABERNACLE IN RUINS.  read more »