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1874 Williamsport lumber industry fire....
Item # 637639
April 13, 1874
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, April 13, 1874
* Williamsport PA Pennsylvania
* Susquehanna lumber industry boom
* Lycoming County fire disaster
Near the bottom of the front page is an article headed: "Mills And Lumber Burned At Williamsport" Text includes: "...It destroyed all the lumber, amounting to about 20,000,000 feet..." (see) This was during the Susquehanna Boom in Lycoming County.
Other news of the day. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War