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Pittston coal mining tragedy...
Item # 577949
September 2, 1871
LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, September 2, 1871 Halfpage illustration inside: "Suffocation Of A Score Of Men And Boys In The Eagle Shaft, Pittston, (Pa.)--Bringing Up The Bodies." And a report on another page: "The Colliery Disaster." Almost a halfpage: "Washington Territory--View Of Kalama, On The Columbia River, Western Terminus Of The Northern Pacific Railroad", plus a related report. Other articles and advertisements are within.
This is complete in 16 pages with several small binding holes in the left spine, otherwise in good condition.
Category: Post-Civil War