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Holyoke, MA Hotel On Mount Tom Burns, Oct 1900

The Summit House

FIRE DESTROYS THE SUMMIT HOUSE ATOP MOUNT TOM.

Holyoke, Mass., Oct. 18 -- The Summit House on the peak of Mount Tom, near Holyoke, Mass., was totally destroyed by a blaze that could be seen for many miles throughout the valley.
The loss was placed at $60,000, and was fully covered by insurance.

The News-Democrat Uhrichsville Ohio 1900-10-18



article | by Dr. Radut