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Richmond Co. NC, Pee Dee Factory Accident, Aug 1884

Mr. Brown Gordon was killed at Pee Dee factory, Richmond county, Tuesday, by the falling of a derrick.

The Landmark, Statesville, NC 15 Aug 1884



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