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New York, NY Killed by Fall from Window, Aug 1893

Michael Barry, a laborer, twenty-three years old, while asleep early yesterday morning at the open window of his apartments on the fourth floor of the tenement house 2,307 Second Avenue, fell out into the street and was instantly killed.

The New York Times, New York, NY 7 Aug 1893



article | by Dr. Radut