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1882 steamer Gold Dust disaster....

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August 09, 1882

THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Ohio, August 9, 1882

* Steamer Gold Dust
* Hickman KY Kentucky

Page 2 has one column headlines:

"THE GOLDDUST", "Eighteen Passengers Missing, Supposed to Have Drowned", "Captain Scudder Unable to Account for the Disaster"

and more. 1st report coverage on the boiler explosion on board the Steamer Gold Dust at Hickman, Kentucky.

Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, good condition.

Category: Post-Civil War