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Fremont, NH Carriage Factory and Sawmill Fire, Aug 1882

The carriage factory owned by Mr. G. E. Whittier, and a saw mill, the property of Mrs. John Whittier, in Fremont, N. H., were burned on Thursday night. The loss on the factory is $7,000; insurance, $4,000. The loss on the saw mill is $2,000; no insurance. The fire was of accidental origin. Numerous operatives are thrown out of employment.

The New York Times, New York, NY 26 Aug 1882



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