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Midvale UT school bus disaster...
Item # 590328
December 2, 1938
THE FREDERICK POST, Frederick, Maryland, December 2, 1938
* Midvale UT school bus - train disaster (1st report)
* Riverton & South Jordan Utah children
This 32 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "SCHOOL BUS IS HIT BY TRAIN, 23 ARE KILLED","17 Students In Utah Crossing Crash Injured; Six Seriously" and "Conflicting Reports Of Accident Made". See photos for 1st report coverage on the school bus disaster near Midvale, Utah. This was the worse school bus accident in U.S. history and lead to new laws regarding school buses crossing railroad tracks.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition.
Category: The 20th Century