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1902 Peoria, Illinois tornado disaster...
Item # 591306
June 12, 1902
WELLSVILLE DAILY REPORTER, New York, June 12, 1902
* Peoria, Illinois tornado
* Kingston Mines, Illinois
This 4 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "WINS SWEPT STATE", "Central Illinois Devastated by a Tornado", "Six Dead In One Little Town" and more (see photos). 1st report coverage on the Central Illinois tornado disaster.
Other news and advertisements of the day throughout. Light browning, a little spine wear but otherwise in good condition.
Category: The 20th Century