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Chester PA Explosion & Haverhill MA fire...

Item # 600558

February 18, 1882

CLEVELAND WEEKLY HERALD, Cleveland, Ohio, February 18, 1882

* Haverhill, Massachusetts fire
* Chester, Pennsylvania explosion

The front page has one column headings: "FURIOUS EXPLOSION" "A Pyrotechnic Factory at Chester, Pa., Blown to Atoms and Thirteen People Killed" and more (see photos).
Page 3 has: "A TOWN BURNING" "Haverhill, Mass., Enveloped in Flames" "The Business Portion of the Place Destroyed" and more.
Other news and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in  8 pages, minor margin wear, otherwise good condition.

Category: Post-Civil War