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1946 Airplane crashes into 40 Wall Street building...
Item # 670400
May 21, 1946
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1946
* 40 Wall Street, New York City skyscraper
* United States Army Air Force
* C-45 Beechcraft airplane crash
The front page has a three column headline: "PLANE HITS WALL ST. TOWER; 5 IN ARMY CRAFT ARE KILLED; BIG HOLE TORN IN 58TH FLOOR" with subheads that include: "PILOT LOST IN FOG" "Flaming Debris Falls" and more with photo of the famous New York City building. First report coverage on the airplane crash disaster at 40 Wall Street building in New York City.Nice to have from the city where it took place. More photos inside.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in great condition.
Category: The 20th Century