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Providence, RI Storehouse Fire, Jun 1852

Fire in Providence.

Providence, R. I., Tuesday, June 22. The old canal storehouse, used for the storage of cotton waste, was destroyed by fire this morning. Damage $3,500. No insurance.

The New York Times, New York, NY 23 Jun 1852



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