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Duluth, MN Mill Accident, Mar 1910

MILLWRIGHT IS INJURED.

James Gilson, 5619 Raleigh street, a millwright at the Virginia & Rainy Lake mill, sustained severe injuries about the head and shoulders while at his work yesterday morning. He was taken to the Duluth hospital for treatment. The accident occurred while he was doing repair work under a piece of machinery. A bar slipped throwing him in contact with some of the machinery, which cut his face and bruised him about the shoulders.

The Duluth News Tribune, Duluth, MN 26 Mar 1910



article | by Dr. Radut