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Cascade Locks, OR Dreadful Train Accident, Jan 1890

FRIGHTFUL ACCIDENT ON THE UNION PACIFIC.

A HIGH BRIDGE GAVE WAY.

THE SCENE WAS ONE OF THE WILDESTA CONFUSION IMAGINABLE.

NINE MEN KILLED INSTANTLY.  read more »

Alameda County, CA Earthquake Damage, Oct 1868

THE CALIFORNIA EARTHQUAKE.

LATER PARTICULARS OF THE CALAMITY -- THE EXTENT OF THE SHOCKS -- THE DAMAGE.  read more »

Off Southampton Long Island, NY Wreck Of The CIRCASSIAN, Dec 1876

WRECK OF THE CIRCASSIAN.

Liverpool Journal -- 6th, Jan 1877.

Shipping -- Wreck of the Circassian.  read more »

Quebec City, QB Terrible Boiler Explosion, Feb 1891

THE BOILER BURSTED.

QUEBEC WORSTED WORKS ALMOST ENTIRELY WRECKED.

THE DEATH ROLL NUMBERS TWENTY-ONE, WITH MORE EXPECTED TO DIE -- OVER TWENTY DANGEROUSLY WOUNDED -- A NARROW ESCAPE.  read more »