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Rochester, NY Box Factory Fire, Feb 1890

A Disastrous Fire at Rochester, N. Y.

ROCHESTER, N. Y., Feb. 6.---The four story box factory of J. K. Hunt was destroyed by the this morning. Loss, $80,000, insured. Lovis & Pilot, shoe manufacturers, and the Trin company were also burned out.

Chillicothe Morning Constitution, Chillicothe, MO 9 Feb 1890



article | by Dr. Radut